Meet the Board

Richard Bolton


Managing Director

Richard Bolton, a qualified chartered secretary and a graduate of the University of Liverpool, is Managing Director of Galileo Fund Services Limited.

He began his career in fund administration over 20 years ago with Global Asset Management ("GAM") in the Isle of Man then moved to MeesPierson in 1993 to assist in the development of its fund administration capability.

In 1998 he was hired by the Bank of Bermuda to grow its fledgling fund administration arm in the Isle of Man. Having successfully built the business he moved in 2004 to Anglo Irish Bank to establish its fund administration business.

In May 2007, having developed the business for Anglo Irish, Richard formed a part of the management team which undertook a management buyout of Anglo Irish Fund Services Limited, now renamed Galileo Fund Services Limited.

Ian Dungate


Finance Director

Ian Dungate, a qualified chartered accountant and a graduate of the University of the West of England, is Finance Director of Galileo Fund Services Limited.

He began his career in fund administration over 20 years ago, at CIBC then Bank of America in the Cayman Islands. Following his relocation to the Isle of Man he joined Abacus Financial Services Limited where he was instrumental in developing the fund business before joining Anglo Irish Fund Services Limited as Fund Administration Manager in April 2005.

In May 2007 Ian formed a part of the management team which undertook a management buyout of Anglo Irish Fund Services Limited, now renamed Galileo Fund Services Limited.

Martin Smith


Chief Executive Officer, MainstreamBPO

Martin Smith is a founder, director, majority shareholder and Chief Executive Officer of MainstreamBPO, with responsibility for global operations, execution of strategy and key clients.

He has more than 20 years of professional experience in accounting, consulting and business leadership. Prior to co-founding MainstreamBPO in 2006 he held roles including Chief Operating Officer at FinancialBPO, manager at Andersen Business Consulting and Financial Controller at Liquorland — Coles Myer.

Martin holds a Bachelor of Business, a Masters of Commerce and is a Certified Practising Accountant. He is compliant with the Australian Securities and Investment Commission’s Regulatory Guide 146 Licensing: Training of financial product advisers (RG146).

Peter Pell-Hiley


Non-Executive Director & Chairman

Peter Pell-Hiley, a qualified chartered accountant and a graduate of Exeter University, is Non-Executive Director and Chairman of the Board at Galileo Fund Services Limited.

He was, for 20 years, Managing Partner of KPMG in the Isle of Man until his retirement in 2003. He co-owns Arpeggio Limited, an HR consulting firm which specialises in change management, was an appointed member and Chairman of The Isle of Man Insurance and Pensions Authority and held non-executive director positions at Nationwide International Limited and RLC Group Limited.