Michael J Oaten
Michael J Oaten has been associated with the Company since early 2000 when he was the Senior Partner of the global corporate finance practice of the accounting firm Arthur Andersen. Currently, he is Chairman of Corporate Finance Advisors SA, a Swiss corporate finance firm.
Whilst at Arthur Andersen he was various managing partner of the Asian region with offices in each of the Asian countries (he was based in Singapore), responsible for all professional practices (audit, tax and consultancy) reporting to the worldwide CEO; managing partner of the ‘Change Management’ practice of the UK operation and managing partner of the global corporate finance practice.
He worked extensively with Arthur Andersen clients in the technology industry, the energy industries – electricity, oil and gas - and banking sector. His clients have included IBM Europe, Ford of Europe, RBS, Tata & Sons, the European Parliament and many private equity groups.