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Carey Olsen further strengthens its litigation and dispute resolution expertise

| May 22, 2015 | 0 Comments

Carey Olsen continues to grow its litigation and dispute resolution practice with the appointment of highly qualified offshore litigator, Martin Jones, who has joined the team in Guernsey as of counsel. Advocate Jones specialises in complex international and commercial financial litigation including trust and regulatory matters, cross-border fraud claims, multi-jurisdictional insolvency matters, asset tracing and […]

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Steve Rickards appointed as Barclays head of offshore funds

Steve Rickards appointed as Barclays head of offshore funds

| May 22, 2015 | 0 Comments

Barclays has appointed Steve Rickards as head of offshore funds. He will lead the creation and implementation of the bank’s offshore funds strategy and report directly to Paul Savery, managing director of personal and corporate banking in the Channel Islands. “Steve has 30 years’ experience with Barclays in corporate banking and international finance centres,” said […]

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First Names Group appoints new Group Head of Marketing

| May 22, 2015 | 0 Comments

Leading trust, fund and corporate services provider, First Names Group, has appointed Alison Duffy as its new Group Head of Marketing, Communications and PR. The appointment is effective immediately. Alison will be responsible for managing and communicating the First Names Group brand both externally and internally across its 14 locations. Her role will also encompass […]

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New board members for Startup Guernsey

New board members for Startup Guernsey

| May 18, 2015 | 0 Comments

Startup Guernsey, the organisation that has provided business advice and resources to local entrepreneurs for more than 15 years, has announced changes to its board of directors with the arrival of new members. Jennifer Strachan has been appointed Startup Guernsey’s new chief executive officer, while Rupert Dorey and Meriel Lenfestey join the board as non-executive […]

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C5 extends its training academy to IT services

| May 18, 2015 | 0 Comments

C5 Alliance in Guernsey has expanded its training academy, appointing Jonathan Willcocks as service desk engineer in its growing IT services division. The C5 Academy was launched last year and saw two graduates join the firm’s business solutions division as trainee developers. Mr Willcocks will be supported through training in its IT managed services division. […]

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Manx Language Development Officer for Culture Vannin to join  Guernsey Language Commission

Manx Language Development Officer for Culture Vannin to join Guernsey Language Commission

| May 1, 2015 | 0 Comments

The continued growth of interest in Manx Gaelic and the international recognition this has engendered for the Island was further illustrated last week when  Adrian Cain, the Manx Language Development Officer for Culture Vannin, was invited to Guernsey to join the Guernsey Language Commission. Often referred to as ‘Guernsey French’ or ‘patois’  Guernésiais is actually […]

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Guernsey Investment Funds Association elects a new Chairman

| May 1, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Guernsey Investment Funds Association (GIFA) has elected Andrew Whittaker as GIFA Chairman following therecent Annual General Meeting. Andrew Whittaker, who is Managing Director for Ipes Guernsey, will hold the position for two years. Paul Smith from JTC has been appointed to the position of Vice Chairman. Andrew has been a member ofthe GIFA Executive […]

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First Names Group makes a senior promotion in Guernsey

| May 1, 2015 | 0 Comments

First Names Group, one of the world’s leading independent providers of trust, corporate and fund administration services, is pleased to announce Stuart Dowding has been promoted to Client Services Director. Stuart, who has been promoted from Associate Director to a Client Services Director has been with the Group since 2010. In his new role, he […]

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Guernsey Finance appoints International Business Development Director

Guernsey Finance appoints International Business Development Director

| April 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

Guernsey Finance has appointed Kate Clouston as its first Director of International Business Development. Miss Clouston, who has joined Guernsey Finance this month, will be responsible for leading additional international business development work, with a particular focus on evaluating and developing new geographical markets. She will also be involved in identifying and implementing development strategies […]

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C5 Alliance Group Welcomes New Non-Executive Director

C5 Alliance Group Welcomes New Non-Executive Director

| April 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

The C5 Alliance Group has announced that Susie Crowder will be joining them as a new Non-Executive Director.  Susie will sit on the group board, drawing upon her extensive experience in both the private and public sectors to provide an independent strategic perspective which will support C5 to continue its development of market share and […]

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