Graeme Cowan

Finance Director

Graeme Cowan joined George Leslie in January 2020 as the Head of our Finance department, taking responsibility for the company's financial management, forecasting and reporting to support the business activities and our strategic objectives. Soon after, Graeme was made Company Secretary. Prior to joining George Leslie, he held roles as Finance Controller and Management Accountant within Marine, Shipping and Engineering sectors and is a Fellow of the Chartered and Certified Accountants.

“Every day I get to work with George Leslie's team of highly trained and passionate people across the business. This company has a strong history of building close relationships with clients, suppliers and other external stakeholders, which creates a culture of collaboration and innovation at the heart of everything we do.”

As Finance Director, Graeme ensures that robust financial controls are in place. Finance functions include procurement, accounts payable and receivable, payroll, statutory returns, compliance with regulations, and treasury.