Gordon Bland joined Target in 2013 and is Target’s finance director. He is a chartered accountant with extensive experience of financial reporting within the asset management industry.
Gordon’s responsibilities at Target include advising on strategic planning, formulating business plans, financial modelling, budget analysis, regulatory control, managing relationships with debt partners and ensuring the provision of financial reporting to stakeholder groups.
Prior to joining Target, Gordon worked at PricewaterhouseCoopers for almost ten years. That includes two years at their Toronto office, where he served asset management and financial-services clients in the UK, Canada and Australia. His clients included SWIP, Scottish Widows, Lloyds Banking Group, Gartmore, Baillie Gifford and Schroders.
Why you like working for Target?
Working with a small team of high quality professionals, who are dedicated to managing funds in the best interests of investors and the wider stakeholder base (i.e. residents).
Your interest/passion outside Target.
I enjoy spending time with my young family, any competitive sport, and cake!