Director of Finance
Roger joined Astudio in 2008 to control all the financial matters, contracts and fee negotiations for the practice. He deals with all concerns regarding the company’s advisors whether financial, legal, or insurances and is the Company Secretary. He has integrated job costing and profitability reporting within the practice, liaising with project architects and management on the performance of each project. Other responsibilities include HR and IT and to assist in the administration of the office management, making sure that the Project Architects and designers concentrate on their talents and all non-design functions are catered for seamlessly.
Roger’s role also covers the change process that is taking place at Astudio as it makes its transition into an established company in the world of design and expands commercially.
He is an integral member of the management team and regularly presents financial and non-financial information to the board and its advisors.
Prior to joining Astudio Roger was the Group Financial Controller of a global company operating in 23 different countries with various subsidiaries and managing a team of 18 people. He has over twenty years of experience as an accountant and has previously worked for several large companies.