Marcel Boom, (MBA Business management) – (Age 62, Chairman/Chief Executive Officer)
Marcel is the Chairman of Queros Capital Partners Plc, and a qualified asset manager. His skills have
been gained through a wide range of working experiences in the past 40 years and he possesses
team work ability, diversified communication skills, excellent analytical, numerical and presentation
skills with the ability to meet stringent deadlines.
He was educated in real estate investment to a high academic level in the Netherlands and gained his
Masters degree in 1978.
Marcel has been a consultant and advisor to several international investors from Norway, Germany,
Qatar and the Netherlands in strategic investments in real estate in the Netherlands, Germany and
the newly emerging European countries. He is a qualified asset manager and has contacts in the UK
and Europe to procure portfolios which are for sale on a exclusive basis.
Previously Marcel, founded an asset management company called B&F Property Management B.V,
Amsterdam, Netherlands in 1989 which within 10 years had 900 million Euros of assets under
management across Europe. Marcel held the position of managing director in this company and sold
the business in 1999.
He was also, head of asset management in a Swedish fund which had substantial assets in excess of
800 million Euros and was in charge of identifying portfolio acquisitions.
Currently Marcel is an advisor and consultant to a Norwegian state pension fund and for several
wealthy family offices in Switzerland. He also assists in acquisitions and asset management
procedures and protocol. Marcel Boom is the 100% shareholder of Queros Capital Partners Plc’s
holding company Burford Capital Holding Limited.
Yeshpreet Singh, (ACA, ACMA B.Com) – (Age 31, Chief Operations Officer)
Yeshpreet is an executive board member of Queros Capital Partners Plc, and is a qualified
Management Accountant & Financial Analyst. He possesses flexible and out of the box thinking as
well as demonstrating core competences, including; financial analysis, strategy formulation, risk
management, financial planning, contract management and financial & management reporting.
Yeshpreet is trained to work under Global Business Environment and has the ability to communicate
well with non-finance individuals, managers and all individuals at different stages of the employment
His core skills are team management, financial analysis, multi-currency transaction, system / ERP
implementation, budgeting/forecasting, cost reductions, cash flow management, IFRS/IAS/UK-US
GAAP and audit management.
Yeshpreet currently is Head accountant with Justa & Co Ltd who are chartered certified accountants
with over 500 clients based in the Midlands. His responsibilities include; managing a finance team
which includes part & non-qualified accountants and representing the team to the group chief financial
officer, also preparing monthly financial/management packs including profit & loss account, balance
sheet, cash flows, consolidations, reconciliations, monthly accruals, prepayments & journals.
Preparing budgets (both revenue & capital) & forecasting target financials on monthly basis and
submitting variance reports and generating statutory reports in accordance with IFRS/IAS & UK
Yeshpreet was previously appointed as management accountant from 2006 to 2011 with IFFCO a
stock quoted company on the Indian stock exchange which is a leading player in the agriculture
industry. IFFCO has more than 39,824 numbers of Co-operative Societies associated and has several
diversified business expansions & joint ventures in different industry sectors such as
telecommunications, insurance services and oil & gas. He was responsible for supervising the finance
team and monitoring various daily operations in the company including risk management and foreign
exchange. Yeshpreet Singh is a director of Queros Capital Partners Plc’s holding company Burford
Capital Holding Limited.
Chris Hutton, (ICAEW ACA) – (Age 53, Non-Executive Director)
Chris is a non-executive director of Queros Capital Partners Plc, and a finance director for the City of
London Academy (Southwark) Federation, a centre of educational excellence in North
Southwark. The academies play key roles in strengthening secondary and primary education
standards, in regenerating an area that has high social and economic deprivation. The Academy
maintains close links with the City of London, in particular the financial and commercial community.
His duties are to stabilise financial systems and to provide administrative leadership, which includes
Previous appointments include the position of interim finance director of a listed company as well as a
finance director of the Conservative central office from August 2002 to October 2005. Chris was
recruited to establish and provide robust budgeting and cash management systems. He was in
charge of financial strategy and reported directly to the party treasurer to ensure funding objectives
He has also held the position of assistant director of finance and administration for the international
company IATA where he was responsible for reporting to a Geneva based finance director. His duties
included preparing budgets and management accounts for 27 separate UK based profit centers, with
a turnover of £35 million. Further responsibilities include leadership and management of 130 UK
based staff in the group.
4. Chris was financial controller for Rugby Football Union from 1993 to 1999 where he oversaw
the budget of a £84 million stadium development as well as heading the sale of the stadium
and all lease back contracts. He managed treasury funds exceeding £25 million.