Marco Calleja, CAIA, Chapter Head

Partner, Financial Services, EY

CAIA Member since 2010

Marco Calleja, CA, CAIA has been a CAIA member since 2010 and played an active role in the foundation of CAIA Cayman Islands. Marco’s current role is a partner in EY’s Wealth and Asset Management sector - Financial Service Office (FSO). Marco currently lives in the Cayman Islands and has over 12 years of experience of which the last 8 years working with alternative investment managers, hedge funds, private equity and wealth management clients. Marco is currently responsible for financial statement assurance engagements for large hedge funds, emerging manager funds and private equity funds across a vast array of investment strategies investing in a wide spectrum of asset classes, as well as working with investment managers’ organization control environments and SOC reporting. Marco also works with clients in an advisory capacity on regulatory compliance and hedge fund operational matters.

EY’s FSO global wealth and asset management network encompasses key financial centers in the Americas, Asia-Pacific, EMEIA (Europe, Middle East, India and Africa) and Japan. Globally, EY has more than 15,000 professionals, including over 1,100 partners with deep technical and business experience.

Marco graduated with a Bachelor of Commerce degree, majors in finance and accounting from the University of Melbourne, Australia. Marco also holds designations and licenses with the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia (ICAA), and the Cayman Islands Society of Professional Accountants (CISPA).