Author Archive: James Qualtrough

rss feed

Author's Website

CISEA boosts Board with promotions

| July 21, 2016

The Channel Islands Securities Exchange Authority Limited (CISEA) has further strengthened its Board with the promotion of two senior executives. Robbie Andrade and Jon Richards have both been made Directors of the company with effect from 1 July. They join Mark Tubby, Chairman, and Advocate Diana Thompson, CEO, on the Board of CISEA.  CISEA is […]

Continue Reading

Greenlight consultants first in Channel Islands to complete PRINCE2 Agile® training

| July 21, 2016

Nine change management specialists from Greenlight have become the first consultants in the Channel Islands to become certified PRINCE2 Agile® practitioners. PRINCE2 Agile® is the world’s most complete agile project management solution, combining the flexibility and responsiveness of agile with the clearly defined framework of PRINCE2®. Change management is a growing speciality, with Channel Island […]

Continue Reading

Clarus Risk wins three categories at the 11th Annual ACQ5 Global Awards

| July 21, 2016

Clarus Risk, a leading provider of financial risk management solutions, has been honoured with wins in three categories of the ACQ5 Global Awards for 2016: UK – Niche Fintech Company of the Year;Offshore – Niche Fintech Company of the Year;Offshore – Financial Risk Management Solutions Provider of the Year. Clarus Risk’s Managing Director Max Hilton […]

Continue Reading

Carey Olsen achieves top rankings in Chambers new High Net Worth Guide

| July 21, 2016

Carey Olsen has been praised as the ‘standout firm’ for trust work in Guernsey in the first edition of the Chambers and Partners High Net Worth Guide. The law firm has achieved top tier rankings in the offshore trusts section of the guide across its Channel Islands offices with the Guernsey office being the only […]

Continue Reading

MUG Bermuda Shorts Week – support the shorts!

| July 21, 2016

MALE Uprising Guernsey (MUG) is asking office workers to swap their suits for the traditional Bermuda summertime wear of shorts and long socks. The charity hopes that businesses will allow their workforce to support the cause and don shorts for the week commencing 15th August. Gavin Ferguson, MUG council member, said: ‘It’s an easy idea that everyone […]

Continue Reading

Seven promotions for offshore law firm Carey Olsen

| July 21, 2016

In addition to promoting six advocates to the partnership this summer, offshore law firm Carey Olsen has promoted seven lawyers, further strengthening its position as the fourth largest offshore law firm in the world and the largest in the Channel Islands. The firm has 200 lawyers working across seven offices, specialising in British Virgin Islands, […]

Continue Reading

C5 Alliance Promotes Gifted Graduates

| July 21, 2016

The first graduates from the C5 Alliance academy have been promoted. Tim Ogier and Michael Wade joined the IT and technology company in 2014 as part of the Application Support Team and both have recently been promoted to the position of Consultant. The C5 Alliance academy was initially launched to attract talented Computer Science graduates […]

Continue Reading

ILS market returns could be hit by further natural catastrophe losses

| July 21, 2016

Natural disasters in the second half of this year could have a serious impact on the returns generated by the insurance linked securities (ILS) and reinsurance linked investment markets in 2016, a panel of industry figures has claimed. Speaking at the Guernsey-hosted ‘ILS Insight’ masterclass in Zurich earlier this month, Des Potter, Head of GC […]

Continue Reading

Nerine’s Rachael Sanders achieves top marks in STEP qualification

| July 21, 2016

One of Nerine’s employees has achieved the joint highest score worldwide in the Advanced Certificate in Trust Disputes run by STEP (the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners).   Rachael Sanders, in-house legal associate at Nerine Group of Fiduciaries (Guernsey), has more than 12 years’ experience in business and trust law. She began her career […]

Continue Reading

Seven new jobs created as Smith & Williamson invests in the Channel Islands

| July 21, 2016

Smith & Williamson chooses the Channel Islands as the hub for its international investment management offering with recruitment of seven Jersey residents, extending its existing tax focused presence‎ on the island. Smith & Williamson, the investment management, accountancy and tax group, which dates back over a century, is expanding its Channel Islands presence and the […]

Continue Reading