Martin Shand

Director of Finance 

Martin is the Finance Director of Ascensos having joined in 2017.

He has 20 years experience operating in senior finance positions within significant, fast moving, international businesses such as John Menzies, Heineken and Scottish & Newcastle.

A Chartered Accountant, his experience spans all key finance disciplines, together with business change, as well as the supply chain, logistics and long alcoholic drinks categories.

Martin’s experience is that the customer and consumer come first and that the finance function is no different, working proactively within the heart of the business to help shape the future and provide meaningful insights and positive scrutiny.

Martin retains a strong interest in the voluntary sector, and in particular the work with young people and those with learning disabilities. He previously served on the board as Chairman of Lung Ha Theatre Company, a leading international theatre company for people with a learning disability based in Edinburgh.


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