Lyn Farrugia Gaskell - CFO of Northway Group
Lyn graduated from Liverpool John Moors University, UK with an Honours degree in Accounting and Finance prior to immigrating to Malta. She subsequently obtained her ACCA and is now a fellow of this association as well as being a fellow of the Malta Institute of Accountants.
After working as an auditor for a range of small firms for a few years, she moved to internationally renowned accounting firm KPMG where she specialised in international business. Here she was responsible for liaising with foreign business owners in order to meet their needs.
Lyn joined the Northway Group of Companies in May 2006 as a Senior Accountant. During this time, she was responsible for the establishment of the Finance Department in Malta. In August 2007, she proceeded to take on the role of European Finance Manager.
Lyn was appointed Director of Finance in June 2009, being responsible for the financial and day-to-day activities of the European operations. The Finance team is currently made up of eight members. Lyn is responsible for the everyday smooth running of this department, handles MFSA reports, ensures compliance with set banking regulation (such as Maturity Ladders, Capital Adequacy Ratios, Solvency Ratios etc), creating monthly and quarterly reports for the MFSA, statistical analysis, complaints processes, AISEC (our Australian licence) as well as being responsible for the audit of the entire European group.
In 2012, Lyn was appointed as CFO of Northway Group. She also makes up a part of the Board of Directors of most of our European companies.