Author Archive: James Qualtrough

James Qualtrough (Jamesq) is the Founder and Editor of Isle News and is based on the Isle of Man. Isle News is a news site for the UK offshore jurisdictions of the Isle of Man, Jersey and Guernsey.

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Bailiwick Investments Limited and Sealyham Investments Limited buy into Acorn Group Holdings Limited and agree to fund future growth

| July 2, 2015 | 0 Comments

Bailiwick Investments Limited (BIL), a Channel Islands based investment company listed on the Channel Islands Securities Exchange, which already owns shares in Jacksons CI Group, the Channel Islands Securities Exchange, Jersey Electricity, Jersey Water, Guernsey Recycling and aviation company ASG Group, has acquired a 25% interest in Acorn Group Holdings Limited (Acorn). Sealyham Investments Limited […]

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Morgan Sharpe powers new cycle team

| July 2, 2015 | 0 Comments

A landmark sponsorship deal could have a big impact on competitive cycling in Guernsey. A new team – Morgan Sharpe powered by Adventure Cycles – has been formed with six local cyclists who will compete together locally the UK and France Guernsey’s cycling community has to date been made up of individual competitors, rather than […]

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Mourant Ozannes makes senior appointments in Guernsey

| July 2, 2015 | 0 Comments

Leading offshore law firm, Mourant Ozannes, has announced that Dylan Latimer and Sally French will become senior associates on 1 July. Dylan Latimer, who works in the Corporate Practice, trained at a leading offshore law firm in Dublin before moving to Mourant Ozannes, specialising in corporate, commercial and banking law. He has published a number […]

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Collas Crill shortlisted for two STEP Private Client Awards

| June 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

Collas Crill has been shortlisted in the Contentious Trusts and Estates Team of the Year and Legal Team of The Year (mid-size) categories in the esteemed Society of Trust and Estate Practitioner (STEP) Private Client Awards for 2015. Now in their tenth year, the awards are widely considered to set the industry standard for excellence […]

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IAM Advisory strengthens strategic investment advisory team

| June 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

Independent investment advisory firm IAM Advisory has strengthened its senior management team with the appointment of David Smith as Chief Investment Officer and Chairman of the Investment Committee. Based in Guernsey, Mr Smith will lead the investment team which provides strategic direction and practical advice on structuring, monitoring and controlling all material aspects in the […]

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Guernsey Electricity appoints chief finance officer

| June 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

Julian Turner has been appointed chief financial officer of Guernsey Electricity. In his role, Mr Turner will be in charge of developing financial policy as well as directing all aspects of financial management including the enhancement of financial processes and controls. He will sit on the Guernsey Electricity board as an executive director. Mr Turner […]

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Two new directors for Deloitte

Two new directors for Deloitte

| June 26, 2015 | 0 Comments

Two senior promotions at Deloitte will help to further strengthen the organisation’s audit, advisory and tax teams. Mike De Robillard and Martin Popplewell have both been promoted to become Directors and they will continue to play an important role in developing Deloitte’s financial services offering across all three offshore offices. Martin Popplewell’s promotion to Director […]

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Asset Risk Consultants appoint Grant Wilson as chief investment officer.

| June 26, 2015 | 0 Comments

Leading independent private client investment consulting company, Asset Risk Consultants (‘ARC’), have recruited Grant Wilson as chief investment officer. He will take up the role on the 1st September 2015. Mr Wilson will join ARC from IAM Advisory. He has over 30 years’ experience in investment management at leading houses including Martin Currie Investment Management […]

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Deloitte duo tackle charity challenges

| June 26, 2015 | 0 Comments

Bradley Choules and Adam Hart from Deloitte in Guernsey will soon find out if their months of intensive training have paid off as they each tackle a demanding challenge to raise money for charity. The two men from Deloitte’s local office are contributing to the company’s national commitment to raise £1 million in 2015 for […]

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Standard Chartered appoints three senior directors to its Trust business in Guernsey

Standard Chartered appoints three senior directors to its Trust business in Guernsey

| June 26, 2015 | 0 Comments

Standard Chartered has appointed Martin Conlon, Sarah Sarre and Joanna Witton as Executive Directors of Standard Chartered Trust (Guernsey) Limited. Martin Conlon has been appointed as Head of Trust Administration, with responsibility for the front office of Guernsey’s fiduciary operation, servicing the fiduciary needs of the international client base within Standard Chartered’s Private Bank. A […]

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