WES WESTERN, AIFA

While part of the in-house verification team at a major institutional manager, I learned the ins and outs of verifier selection and internal liaising. Since then, I held a post as verification chief at a large accounting firm, before launching Absolute.

LEISA SÁNCHEZ WESTERN, CIPM

Having marketed institutional investment products, I’ve been in our clients’ shoes. I know what consultants and investment boards are looking for, and I bring these experiences with me when I help emerging managers.