Charles Parkinson has served as a Director of Burford since its 2009 inception and serves as Chairman of its Audit Committee and on its Compensation Committee.
Mr. Parkinson is a Director of two private Guernsey investment companies, Mapeley Limited (owned by the Fortress Investment Group) and Aqua Resources Fund Limited. Mr. Parkinson is currently the President of the Committee for Economic Development in the States of Guernsey and was from 2016-2017 President of the States Trading Supervisory Board. Until September 2016, Mr. Parkinson was also a Director of Bailiwick Investments Limited, which is quoted on the International Stock Exchange.
Mr. Parkinson is a past Partner and Director of PKF Guernsey, accountants and fiduciaries. He is also a qualified barrister and a Member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales.