Riyaz Nooruddin serves as an independent director with Waystone, where he oversees fund governance for private investment funds with a wide variety of structures and strategies. He is also responsible for oversight of Waystone’s Cayman Islands Corporate Services offering.
Riyaz brings experience in the asset management sector gained through positions held in London, the Cayman Islands and the Channel Islands. Prior to joining Waystone, Riyaz held the position of Head of Fund Accounting at BNP Paribas, successfully leading a large team delivering fund services solutions to a suite of international clients. Riyaz previously worked for PwC in the Cayman Islands, auditing a range of hedge funds from start-ups to multi-billion-dollar funds with a variety of strategies, and within the Investment Management department at PwC in London, where his portfolio included some of the world’s largest asset managers.
Riyaz is a Registered Director with the Cayman Islands Monetary Authority. He is also a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales, and a member of the Cayman Islands Institute of Professional Accountants. He holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Economics from the University of Leeds.