Prior to joining Fair Oaks, Mr. Huhtala was a Business Accounting Manager at State Street Bank & Trust, where he served as the Head of Accounting (Finance & Product Control) for their securities finance swaps business, designing their trading platform accounting methodology and middle office reporting & controls framework. Before joining State Street in 2014, Mr. Huhtala was a senior fund controller in the wholesale markets team at the Lloyds Banking Group, where he was responsible for their $8.7bn portfolio of US subprime CDO funds. Prior to that he has held various London-based controller roles at major banks and hedge fund audit roles in both the Cayman Islands and Bermuda. Mr. Huhtala began his career at Ernst & Young as an auditor in 2001. Originally from Vancouver Island, Mr. Huhtala has a Bachelor of Commerce (Hons.) in Accounting & Finance from the University of British Columbia, is a Chartered Accountant (CA) from the Institute of Chartered Accountants of British Columbia, and is a member of the Chartered Professional Accountants (CPA) of Canada.