Ian Cotton’s experience in the Life Settlements industry began in 2000, building a fund from scratch to the largest open-ended fund in the world. He is a part of GI Asset Management he is a member of the company’s board of directors and leadership team.
Ian Sidney Cotton has been a member of the Australian Institute of Chartered Accountants since 1963 and has been a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Chartered Accountants since 1969. Until his retirement in August 1993, Ian had spent his entire professional life with the international firm of accountants, Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu. Ian has served on the boards of for several listed public companies in addition to his role as a trustee on the board of a charitable trust responsible for substantial funding of medical research for the Royal Children’s Hospital in Brisbane, a position held for 30 years.
Stephanie Nolan is Chief Executive Officer of GI Asset Management, a member of the company’s board of directors, and leadership team. Since joining GI Asset Management, Stephanie has worked to share the company strategy and vision with customers, partners, shareholders, and investors. Stephanie leads her team where integrity, loyalty, and honesty form the foundation of the business. Cultivating a culture of trust with honest and transparent communication.
Stephanie’s professional career has spanned 33 years and has seen her hold a variety of managerial, operational, and executive roles ultimately leading to successful efforts to streamline operations, strengthen product lines, and driving growth. She has built her Investment Banking and Fund Management experience working for Cominvest Fund Management, Deutsche Securities Australia, Salomon Brothers International and other reputable organisations.
Beyond her professional career, Stephanie is a mother of two sporty teenagers and supports her local community through her involvement as a volunteer at local sporting clubs. In her spare time, Stephanie and her husband enjoy socialising with friends, travelling the world and spending quality time with family.
Stephen has been a Director with the Group since 2004. As a member of the leadership team, his responsibilities focus on compliance and risk management. He is also a member of the Investment Management Committee.
Stephen’s background is a career of over 40 years in the Banking and Financial Service Industries. During this time, he has held management positions in a number of major banking and financial services corporations.
He is a Fellow of the Financial Services Institute of Australasia (FINSIA).
Robert D. White had served as CEO for a former USA licensed provider and has considerable knowledge in the industry. His experience in the industry gives him a complete perspective on the vast array of different financial products and how the Fund’s investors are uniquely positioned to benefit from this unique and alternative asset class.
Mr. White began his career as a Financial Advisor and Insurance Agent with the United States Planning Association and Independent Research Agency. His civilian experience includes positions as Financial Advisor & Insurance Agent, Portfolio Strategist, Bank Officer, Compliance Officer, and National Director of Marketing. He has held investment officer positions with two US regional banks, two private investment management firms, and a securities broker dealer. , Rob is licensed with FINRA and the US Securities and Exchange Commission to offer investment advice on an array of investment instruments and products.
Appointed director in October 2005.
Formally a President and Director of for a former USA licensed provider and has considerable knowledge in the industry. Based in the United States of America and is a securities and corporate attorney who has been involved in the securities and investment brokerage industry since 1981.
Much of his experience has been working with entrepreneurial companies, both public and private, and includes the structuring, marketing, and funding of ventures involving areas such as technology, real estate, oil and gas, timber, entertainment, life settlements, other insurance products and marketing.