Colin Jones is the Financial Controller at Basslink, responsible for the finance operations and reporting obligations of the Basslink Group. He is also responsible for the insurance placement for the on-shore and off-shore assets.
Prior to joining Basslink Colin was a Finance Manager at an infrastructure fund manager with offices and assets around the world. He was responsible for the financial, taxation and performance reporting matters for the international group, both internally and externally to the ASX listed parent. Before settling in Australia Colin lived in the UK for 5 years and worked for a number of multinational companies in the energy and media industries. His accounting career started at BDO in Wellington, New Zealand completing their graduate program within the business services division.
Colin holds a Bachelor of Business Studies, Post Graduate Diploma in Professional Accounting and is a Chartered Accountant with CAANZ. He recently completed the Foundations of Directorship course with the AICD.
Outside of work Colin is the Treasurer for his children’s Primary School and volunteers for his local triathlon club. He is an active individual, having recently completed the New Zealand Ironman, and is presently training for his next marathon.