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Name: Colin Andrew McCosh Determine relationship to...
Birth: 1956 Father: Andrew Reid McCosh Mother:Dorothy Patricia Harper Gow
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Remarks: Colin McCosh was educated at
- Cargilfield Prep School in Edinburgh - 1964 - 1969
- Rugby School, Warwickshire - 1969 - 1974
- The University of Manchester - 1975 - 1978


He is a member of Highgate Golf Club in London and Blairgowrie Golf Club in Scotland. Briefly a single figure handicapper he now plays off 12.

He is a Member of The Caledonian Club in Belgravia where he is a past Captain of the Golf Society, and where he wrote an article for summer 2015 edition of The Caledonian Magazine on his great uncle Major Edward McCosh who died in the First Wordl War.

Colin is also a member of the Moreton Morrell Real Tennis Club in Warwickshire. Colin is a member of The Incorporation of Hammermen in Glasgow. (3 generations of McCosh's helped run the Wm Baird and Sons steelworks in Coatbridge in Lanarkshire. His Great Uncle A.K. McCosh was a Pre War President of the Iron and Steel Confederation and a Deputy in The Ministry of Supply during the War.) He Is a Freeman of The City of London and a Liveryman for The Worshipful Company of World Traders.

Work:
Experience
Chairman Seka Ltd
January 1995 – Present (21 years 8 months)London, United Kingdom
Helps Companies set up in The Middle East quickly and cost effectively.

Helps build consortiums to bid for major projects in the region. Projects won to date exceed $250 Million.

Managing Consultant
McCosh Consultancy
January 1993 – Present (23 years 8 months)London, United Kingdom
Originally set up as a vehicle for investing in small companies, the practice offers small companies support on financial matters such as Cash Flow, Treasury and Accounts preperation using Quickbooks accounting systems.

Director
Kudos 2000 Ltd
1996 – 2002 (6 years)Bishop's Stortford
Company produced portable portakabins for use by armed forces. These were used in Kosovo. Business services subsequently sold to major UK Defence Company.

Treasurer and Company Secretary
Europcar UK Ltd
September 1983 – December 1992 (9 years 4 months)Bushey, Hertfordshire

Internal Audit Manager then Management Accountant then Treasurer and Company Secretary. As Treasurer managed a £110 Million Loan facility. Company Secretary role encompassed usual statutory requirements and Internal Audit, Insurance and Company Pension Committee.

Became a member of The Assocition of Corporate Treasurers in 1988.

Studied at CEDEP (INSEAD) Fontainebleau 1990.

Trainee Accountant, Qualified Accountant
Coopers and Lybrand (Now part of PWC)
August 1978 – July 1983 (5 years)Glasgow and Aberdeen
Audit, Taxation, Insolvency experience. 3 month secondment to Northampton office on Merger Aquisition

Top Skills
11 Mergers & Acquisitions
8 Management
7 Business Strategy
6 Business Planning
5 Investments
3 Auditing
3 Risk Management
2 Finance
1 Microsoft Excel
1 Microsoft Office

Contact: colinmccosh@yahoo.co.uk

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LinkedIn website
https://www.linkedin.com/in/colin-mccosh-a017b828
Letter to amgh from Aunt Madge about picture