The managers of Genesis lead our team of talented global professionals. Together, the management team surpasses 50+ years in the financial industry. Their experience, passion, and tenacity make them exceptional leaders.
Antoine Bastian was born in The Bahamas. He earned a B.Sc. in Accounting from Indiana University and qualified as a Certified Public Accountant in 1993. Antoine began his accounting career in 1990 with Deloitte and Touché. From 1993 to 1995, he was a fund accountant at MeesPierson Fund Service Ltd. Subsequently, he managed St. Matthew Investment Fund Accounting Ltd., which was associated with Michael J. Liccar & Co. CPA’s of Chicago, Illinois. In 1999, he joined The Private Trust Corporation Limited as manager of the mutual fund department and was appointed to the Board of Directors in 2001. In January 2002, Antoine segregated the mutual fund department from the bank and trust operations and launched Genesis Fund Services Limited, where he serves as Managing Director/CEO. In July 2004, Genesis Fund Services Limited became an independent company, and Mr. Bastian is one of Genesis’ principals. He is a key participator in The Bahamas’ financial services industry.
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Dhames has over ten years of experience as an accountant. Before joining Genesis, Dhames worked at PricewaterhouseCoopers as an auditor for assurance clients, including banking, capital markets, and asset management clients. Dhames is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Sri Lanka (FCA) and an associate member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA).