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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Six years on and still creating a buzz in the Channel Islands

| February 23, 2015 | 0 Comments

Claire Boscq-Scott launched The Busy Queen Bee six years ago and since then she has created a huge buzz in the Channel Islands. The customer services expert provides secret shopper experiences for her clients, as well as networking opportunities and events – and has even published her own book online. ‘I love everything about what […]

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Carey Olsen advises on significant commercial property acquisition

| February 23, 2015 | 0 Comments

Carey Olsen has advised Polygon Properties Limited on its £4.5 million acquisition of JP Morgan House, Forum 4, Grenville Street – a strategic acquisition for the company’s Jersey property portfolio. Polygon Properties Limited is part of Polygon Group which invests in European, UK and Channel Island property and businesses. The property is a prominent Grade […]

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Crestbridge continues to strengthen Real Estate and Corporate teams with senior appointments

Crestbridge continues to strengthen Real Estate and Corporate teams with senior appointments

| February 23, 2015 | 0 Comments

Leading administration and corporate services firm Crestbridge has continued to strengthen its senior team in Jersey with the double appointment of Fiona Wilson and Steven Morrice. Fiona joins Crestbridge as Director, Corporate and Capital Markets Services, and in her new role will take a lead in further expanding the firm’s growing listings and wider corporate […]

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Digital Jersey Hosts Launch of New 14-16Vocational Course

| February 23, 2015 | 0 Comments

Digital Jersey, working in partnership with The Department of Education and John McGuinness, Headteacher of Grainville School, will hold the launch event of Jersey’s first Business and Enterprise Vocational Course on 24th February 17.30-19.00 at the Digital Jersey Hub. The course is the first of its kind on the Island and has been designed as […]

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NEDGROUP TRUST APPOINTS NEW MANAGING DIRECTOR

| February 18, 2015 | 0 Comments

Bernard (Bernie) Quant has been appointed Managing Director of Nedgroup Trust, the Channel Islands-based trust and corporate services business. Bernie has over 35 years’ experience in the trust and estate business, including roles at director and managing director level, and is a member of STEP.  He was a Director of Barclays Private Bank & Trust, […]

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APPLEBY ADVISES AQUATIC FOODS GROUP PLC ON AIM LISTING

APPLEBY ADVISES AQUATIC FOODS GROUP PLC ON AIM LISTING

| February 18, 2015 | 0 Comments

Appleby, one of the world’s largest providers of offshore legal, fiduciary and administration services, has acted as Jersey counsel for Aquatic Foods Group Plc, a marine foods and seafood processor and supplier based in the People’s Republic of China, supplying to export and local markets, in relation to its flotation on the London Stock Exchange’s […]

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Islanders invited to join treasure hunt to raise money for epilepsy charity

| February 18, 2015 | 0 Comments

Islanders are being invited to sign up for a charity treasure hunt to raise money for The Jersey Epilepsy Association. The inaugural Radisson Road Trip will take place on 28th March 2015.   Participants will meet at Radisson Blu Hotel for a briefing at 1.30pm. After being given clues from Radisson Blu staff, the teams […]

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Stuart Gardner joins EY as restructuring director

Stuart Gardner joins EY as restructuring director

| February 18, 2015 | 0 Comments

STUART Gardner has joined EY’s Channel Islands Transactions Advisory team as a director, responsible for Liquidations and Strategic Exit Routes (LASER) services. Mr Gardner will be the first fully licensed appointment taking UK insolvency practitioner of a Big Four accountancy firm in the Channel Islands.  An Oxford graduate and chartered accountant, he joins EY with […]

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ARC Group expands into Canada

| February 18, 2015 | 0 Comments

Asset Risk Consultants (“ARC”) has appointed Marco Galvan to expand ARC’s activities in Canada.  He will be based in Toronto. Mr Galvan, who is a member of the CFA Institute, previously worked at RBC supporting the global high net worth discretionary investment businesses within RBC’s Wealth Management division.  He specialised in manager due diligence, portfolio […]

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Former JEP and ITV Channel News journalist joins Direct Input

| February 18, 2015 | 0 Comments

Julien Morel has joined public relations company Direct Input (DI) as an Account Manager. Julien (40) has over 15 years’ experience in the Island’s media. Before joining DI, he was a Content Editor at ITV Channel and before that, he was a Reporter and Sub-Editor at the Jersey Evening Post. He also edited Jersey Now […]

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