Jo Stanton is Chief Financial Officer of AlphaCat Managers Ltd, a subsidiary of Validus Holdings, Ltd which seeks investment opportunities in the insurance linked securities and reinsurance markets. She assumed the role in January 2014, having been with the company since 2009. Prior to joining AlphaCat, she was a consultant with Expertise Ltd., during which time she had clients in the reinsurance, fund administration and telecommunications sectors. She moved to Bermuda with PricewaterhouseCoopers in 1990, having qualified as a CA in London the prior year. Jo is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of England & Wales and holds a BA (Hons) in Accounting & Finance from the University of Brighton, England.