George MacLean CV
Employment (Recent First)
Beauchamp Financial Technology Ltd / Linedata 2005- present.
Training consultant with financial software company. Training AIM (alternative investment market) fund managers. Writing and delivering financial training to a broad range of internal and external stakeholders.
PA Network Oct 2004 - Apr 2005
Assisting in the setup of a commercial website. Contributing to page population.
Research Jan 2004 - Nov 2005
Research for non-fiction book "Fibonacci and Gann Applications in Financial Markets", published by John Wiley & Sons, Apr 2005
Standard & Poor's MMS, London 1994-2000
Senior Technical Analyst 1991; Director of European Technical Analysis 1994-2000;
On-line analysis of Futures Markets and precious metals price action; Sovereign debt and spreads for the non-EMU block and related yield curve analysis; Emerging Market analysis. Technical education for the Technical analysis group and for clients. Web production.
MMS International - Senior Technical Analyst 2000-2003
Main tasks and duties: On-line analysis of Futures Markets and precious metals price action; Sovereign debt and spreads for the non-EMU block and related yield curve analysis; Emerging Market analysis. Technical education for the Technical analysis group and for clients. Web content production. Mangement of a team of nine.
Britannia Life Ltd, Glasgow. 1991
Pension and Investment Consultant.
Mobil Oil Company Ltd 1990-91
Pension Fund Manager/Treasury Financial Analyst.
Major responsibility was the day to day asset allocation of the Fund (£1 Billion Assets) and subsequent reporting to the Trustees.Friends Provident Life Office 1987-89
(Total assets under management £7.5Bn) Assistant to the Managed/Mixed Fund Managerand supervisor of Sterling Money Market Traders.
National Provident Institution (NPI) 1985-87
Trainee Life and Pensions inspector, Glasgow. Transferred to Reading as Life and Pensions inspector.
Lennox Castle Hospital, Lennoxtown 1980-83
Night nurse in Mental Deficiency hospital.
Other Positions of Responsibility
The Society of Technical Analysts, Ltd
Board member of Professional Body 1995-2001. Examiner for the Diploma in Technical Analysis (MSTA) and diploma in International Technical Analysis (CMTe) 1995-present. Occasional lecturer
London School of Economics and Political Science
Occasional lecturer 2003 - present
South Bank University,London
Occasional lecturer 1996 - 2003.
Winton JMI School, Islington
School governor, 1998-2001
London Borough of Islington
Schools Admissions Appeals Panel member, 1998 - 2001
Her Majesty's Governmennt Home Office
Custody Visitor - Islington Police, 2000- 2002
Education & Professional Qualifications
St Ninian's High School, Kirkintilloch Glasgow G66
6 Higher Grades (English Maths French Biology Physics Chemistry) (1980/81) 8 Ordinary Grades (1979)
University of Strathclyde, Glasgow
BSc Mathematics (1985)
West of Scotland Society for the Deaf
Introduction to British Sign Language Diploma
The Society of Technical Analysts
Diploma MSTA by Examination (1989)
International Federation of Technical Analysts
Certified Market Technician (2006)
Master of Financial Technical Analysis (MFTA) (2007)
Various Futures and Options courses
City University, London
Advanced Yield Curve Analysis
The McGraw-Hill Companies
Various Management Courses
The Foundation for the Study of Cycles, Inc (Boston, Mass)
Member since 1994
Institute for High Performance Management
Citizens Income Study Centre, LSE London
Member since 2000