Astoria Investments: Tiffany Purves

Tiffany Purves has been the Chief Financial Officer of Astoria Investments since November 2015. She is also the owner of About Finance.

Tiffany Purves is a qualified Chartered Accountant (SA). She spent seven years in the investment banking sector in London, working for ING Barings, Bankers Trust and ABN AMRO from 1993 to 2000. She worked on interbank marketing for the fixed income derivatives team of ABN AMRO and is registered with the Financial Services Authority in the UK as a result. Tiffany worked as the Financial Director of an IT business for three years before starting her own business, About Finance Ltd, which provides bookkeeping, accountancy and corporate secretarial services. She was appointed CFO of Astoria Investments in November 2015. She has a B.Com from the University of KwaZulu-Natal.

Work
2015 – Present    Chief Financial Officer, Astoria Investments Ltd
2005 – Present    Owner, About Finance Ltd
2000 – 2002         Finance Director, Africam
1995 – 1999         Fixed Income Marketer, ABN AMRO Bank N.V.

Education
1986 – 1990         B.Com, Diploma of Accounting, University of KwaZulu-Natal

About Astoria Investments Ltd: Astoria was incorporated in Mauritius as a public company limited by shares in accordance with the Companies Act 2001 on 20 April 2015 and holds a Category One Global Business Licence in accordance with the Companies Act 2001 and the Financial Services Act 2007 of Mauritius. Astoria’s primary objective is to achieve strong USD capital appreciation over the medium to long term by investing in global, equity-dominated holdings of primarily direct, high-quality listed businesses, primarily in developed markets.

Astoria Investments Ltd reported a revenue of R5.131 million in 2016.