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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Plans for maritime enterprise home and hub

| November 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

Plans have been submitted to build a new maritime community ‘home and hub’ on the southeast corner of the St Helier harbour. The project, known as Port Galots, will create a new headquarters for the Jersey Sea Cadets Unit and updated facilities for other marine organisations and associations, including the Jersey Rowing Club. The development […]

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New look for States websiteas it goes mobile

| November 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

The States of Jersey website has been redesigned and will now be easier to use on mobile devices.The new design, which was launched yesterday, makes www.gov.je easier to navigate using touch, and removes the need to zoom to read the text. Anyone using the site on a desktop PC or laptop should also find the […]

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New manager for EY’s Channel IslandsIT Risk Assurance team

New manager for EY’s Channel IslandsIT Risk Assurance team

| November 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

Leo Boessenkool has joined EY in Jersey as an IT Risk Assurance(ITRA) manager. In his new role, Mr Boessenkool will be responsible for testing internal controls and assisting clients with enhancing their IT infrastructure to gain organisational efficiencies. He is part of EY’s IT Risk Assurance team, which provides clients with assurance around the integrity […]

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New Senior Appointment for Enhance Headquarters

New Senior Appointment for Enhance Headquarters

| November 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

Enhance, a leading provider of investment oversight services, appoints Rob Duarte as Head of Managed Portfolio Indices for the organisation. Rob’s key focus will be the development of the Trustee Managed Portfolio Indices (TMPI). He will strengthen relationships with the investment managers involved with TMPI and will work to develop awareness amongst STEP members and […]

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Domestic Abuse service committed to excellence

| November 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

Two specialist trainers from Women’s Aid are in the island for next week for national domestic violence week to train all ten staff at the Jersey Women’s Refuge. The Refuge team are undertaking their second week of intensive training to become Domestic Abuse Prevention Advocates (DAPA). With donors and stakeholders investing in the charity, it […]

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BVCA launches Channel Islands Working Group

BVCA launches Channel Islands Working Group

| November 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

The British Private Equity & Venture Capital Association (BVCA) is pleased to announce the formation of the Channel Islands Working Group (CIWG). The new group, chaired by Andrew Whittaker, Managing Director at Ipes, is comprised of senior professionals from the private equity and venture capital industry and will seek to enhance BVCA engagement with the […]

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WISH UPON A STAR AT CCA GALLERIES INTERNATIONAL

WISH UPON A STAR AT CCA GALLERIES INTERNATIONAL

| November 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

To take you into the festive season and New Year, CCA Galleries International is proud to showcase a new exhibition called ‘Wish Upon A Star’ featuring the latest releases by internationally acclaimed installation, performance artist and painter, Bruce McLean as well as new works by Storm Studios. McLean’s latest work includes a series of 50 […]

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Crestbridge continues to strengthen growing Real Estate business

Crestbridge continues to strengthen growing Real Estate business

| November 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

Corporate services provider Crestbridge has appointed Andy Williams as a Director in its real estate team in Jersey in response to growing demand for specialist real estate administration services through the jurisdiction. With over 17 years of experience in the provision of offshore administration services, nine of which relate exclusively to property, Andy joins Crestbridge […]

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Investec’s lending teams grow in Jersey and Guernsey

| November 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

INCREASED activity and client demand has led to the expansion of the lending teams at Investec Private Banking in Guernsey and Jersey. The bank’s lending activity remains strong with £150m new lending business being written in the first 10 months of 2014. Andy Smith has joined the bank as head of trust and fiduciary lending […]

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The Radisson Blu wins Taste Jersey – Gold award

The Radisson Blu wins Taste Jersey – Gold award

| November 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Radisson Blu Waterfront Hotel, Jersey has once again proven their high level of service when they claimed another success by winning a Gold Award from Taste Jersey for their in-house Waterfront Restaurant & Terrace; this prize was awarded by David Le Carteret, Director of Tourism, and praises ‘the exceptional quality of the Cuisine and […]

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