"Nick Castro, a chartered accountant, joined the PPI board in January ,2010. Prior to that, he was Group Finance Director of Guardian Media Group plc, publisher of The Guardian and The Observer in print and online. Additionally the Group had interests in magazine publishing, conferences and exhibitions, radio stations and property management. Before joining Guardian Media Group in 1998, Nick was Group Finance Director of the ITV franchise for the north and north east, Yorkshire-Tyne Tees Television Holdings plc. Prior to that, he was a partner in the Corporate Recovery practice of KPMG in London."