Jay, completed his MBA at London Business School; his MPA at London School of Economics and is a Qualified Accountant (ACCA).
He started his career at PricewaterhouseCoopers where he spent the majority of his time at the firm in the Business Recovery Services team. Following this he worked on turnaround projects in APAC region within the Travel and Hospitality sector before returning to the UK where he completed one more turnaround assignment within the consumer luxury sector.
Following his MBA Jay embarked on working in high growth business the first of which was Pants to Poverty, a fairtrade underwear business. He then went onto the Sales Operations and Analytics Team for EMEA & APAC at Rackspace.
Jay’s most recent success was as CFO and Operations Director at Love Home Swap, a digital travel club. Following three years of successful growth he worked alongside the CEO to facilitate a substantial investment from a strategy trade investor which included a part sale of the business, which enabled Jay to pursue his interest in Leela Capital.