Marshall Monteagle Plc: Edward John Beale

Edward Beale has been the Group Finance Director of Marshall Monteagle Plc since February 2013.

Edward Beale is a qualified Chartered Accountant with broad commercial and city experience. He is an expert adviser on practical governance and corporate reporting issues. He is also an advocate of understandable financial reports. He is the author of “21st Century Accounting Standards”, setting out the step change required to make Financial Accounts understandable. His specialities include corporate reporting, corporate governance, and financial and management accounting. He has worked diverse range of companies including PwC as an Assistant Manager, Malabar Cotton Company as CFO and Chief Executive of City Group Plc. He has an MA in engineering from Cambridge University.

Work
2016 – Present    Non-Executive Director, London Finance & Investment Group Plc
2014 – Present    Non-Executive Director, Swallowfield Plc
2013 – Present    Group Finance Director, Marshall Monteagle Plc
2008 – Present    Non-Executive Director, Western Selection Plc
2008 – Present    Non-Executive Director, Tudor Rose International Ltd
2007 – Present    Non-Executive Director, Heartstone Inns
2007 – 2013         Board Member Accounting Council of the FRC
2006 – Present    Member, Corporate Governance  Committee, Quoted                                                    Companies Alliance
2002 – 2016         Non-Executive Director, Finsbury Food Group Plc
1999 – 2017         Chief Executive, City Group Plc
1995 – 1998         Chief Financial Officer, Malabar Cotton Company
1992 – 1995         Divisional Finance Manager, Inchcape Plc
1987 – 1989         Group Accountant, Tozer Kemsley & Millbourn Plc
1987 – 1989         Financial Controller, Retail Division
1983 – 1987         Assistant Manager, PwC

Education
1987                      Member, Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and                                       Wales
1980 – 1983        MA, Engineering, Queens’ College, Cambridge University
1973 – 1979        Ampleforth College

About Marshall Monteagle PLC: Marshall Monteagle PLC is an investment holding company. The group has a diversified range of investments and operations which include the following: procurement, logistics and trading in various hard and soft commodities, food production and processing businesses, portfolios of listed equities in the UK, Europe, USA and the Far East and Commercial and Industrial Properties.

Marshall Monteagle Plc reported a group revenue of $161.092 million in 2017.