Bill Fleury – Principal
With over 25 years of financial services experience, primarily in operations and administration of hedge and mutual funds, Bill now applies his experience and insight to investment funds by serving as an independent director, as well as acting as the Danesmead Chief Compliance Officer.
Bill started his professional career in 1988 with Coopers & Lybrand in Toronto, specialising in mutual fund, bank, and insurance audits. Upon receiving his Chartered Accountant’s designation Bill spent three years at rapidly growing Fidelity Investments (Canada), as Manager of Fund Accounting & Custody.
Bill relocated to the Cayman Islands in 1995, to obtain international financial services experience again with Coopers & Lybrand, as an auditor of offshore investment funds and captive insurance companies. He then spent nine years with UBS Cayman Islands providing full service fund administration, progressing to Associate Director and finally as Deputy Chief Compliance Officer.
In 2007 Bill moved to Butterfield Fund Services as Chief Control Officer, primarily to oversee BFS’s successful completion of their first SAS70 certification. Bill was promoted to Managing Director, Operations upon its merger into Butterfield Fulcrum Group.
More recently, Bill spent over two years as General Manager and COO of the Cayman Islands Chamber of Commerce Pension Plan. Bill is Chairman of the Cayman Islands Chapter of CPA Canada.
Bill holds the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) designation, as well as Chartered Accountant (Canada), and graduated with a Bachelor of Commerce from University of Alberta.