Jersey Finance is delighted to invite you to our ‘Global Horizons’ event on Friday 28 January from 9.30 am – 10.45 am, where you can discover more about Jersey Finance’s exciting plans for 2022.

Jersey Finance’s Chairman, Jason Laity, and Chief Executive Officer, Joe Moynihan, will provide an overview of the opportunities ahead, followed by insights and updates from our senior leadership team on their areas of focus for the coming year.

This event will be held virtually and the joining links will be sent 24 hours in advance of the event.

If you have any questions, please contact our events team.

Speakers

Jason Laity was appointed Chairman of Jersey Finance Ltd on 1 December 2020. Jason has spent his business career in Jersey.

He was Senior Partner and Chairman of KPMG in the Channel Islands until 30 September 2019. He is a Chartered Accountant, a Chartered Tax Adviser, and an Accounting Technician. He has extensive experience of the financial services industry in Jersey, significant leadership and board level experience, and has participated in or led a wide variety of engagements in the financial services and other sectors in his career. Jason has been Chairman of the local branch of the Institute of Directors, a Governor of Victoria College. Also, he is currently a trustee of the Jersey Employment Trust and holds other non-executive director positions.

Jason has a keen interest in technology, and spent a significant part of 2020 assisting Digital Jersey Limited further their fintech roadmap for the Island.

With a career in financial services spanning four decades, Joe has a strong commitment to the future success of the industry in Jersey.

Joe commenced his professional life in the banking sector, rising to the position of CEO of Jersey and the Isle of Man for a major bank, which included responsibilities for trusts and investments. In recent years, he expanded his focus as Director of Financial Services within the Government of Jersey, where he worked closely with industry and regulator to ensure the island’s position as a leading international finance centre. Before joining Jersey Finance in February 2019, Joe was working to establish high-reputation regulatory frameworks and business models for IFCs in the Middle East and Africa.

Lisa Springate › Head of Legal and Technical
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Lisa heads up the Legal and Technical team and leads the delivery of Jersey Finance’s technical services to its Members. Her role is to assist in representing the finance industry’s needs and concerns with regard to legislation, regulation and other key areas of innovation that can enhance its jurisdictional product and services offering in order to ensure that it is represented to best effect. Furthermore, to promote Jersey as an international, leading financial centre of excellence. She works closely with the CEO, Joe Moynihan and Deputy CEO, Amy Bryant as well as the Financial Services Industry in Jersey, the States of Jersey Government bodies and the Jersey Financial Services Commission to ensure effective and proactive consultation and communication is maintained.

Amy Bryant › Deputy Chief Executive Officer
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Amy is Deputy Chief Executive of Jersey Finance. Amy joined Jersey Finance in 2011, becoming Chief Operating Officer in January 2014 and assumed her current role in September 2017. Amy also retains an active position leading the Strategic Projects team which undertakes projects and initiatives to develop the financial services industry in the Island.

Amy was born and educated in Jersey and subsequently went on to study at Durham University where she graduated with an honours degree in Natural Sciences.

Previous to Jersey Finance, Amy worked for PwC in the Channel Islands where she specialised in the taxation of offshore funds and Jersey corporate vehicles and provided international structuring advice to a global client base. Whilst working within the tax team, Amy was admitted to the Chartered Institute of Taxation as a Chartered Tax Advisor. Amy initially qualified as a chartered accountant within PwC’s Assurance team working on the audits of a number of banks, financial institutions and public sector bodies.

Claire has nearly 20 years of international marketing experience in the local finance sector, as well as a three year tenure in client account management agency-side. She has extensive experience in campaign, project and account management, brand and digital strategy, public relations and CRM.

Prior to joining Jersey Finance, Claire worked agency-side, account managing the marketing requirements of key clients in the Channel Islands’ finance industry. Before this, she spent ten years as part of the Jersey marketing team at HSBC.

Claire is responsible for leading the Marketing team in the delivery of integrated marketing campaigns in support of Jersey Finance’s overall strategy and business plan.

Allan Wood › Global Head of Business Development
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Born in Liverpool, Allan has more than 25 years’ financial service experience in Jersey and the UK.

As Global Head of Business Development, Allan is responsible for overseeing the promotion of Jersey as a leading international finance centre across key strategic overseas markets including Africa, the Gulf region, Asia, the US and the UK.

Allan joined Jersey Finance in 2015 as Business Development Director, before being promoted to Regional Head – West, where he was responsible for overseeing the Africa, US and UK markets.

Prior to Jersey Finance, Allan spent five years with Barclays in Jersey, where he was Vice President and leader of the Jersey International business within Barclays Wealth & Investment Management division. Before this, he spent 20 years with Royal Bank of Scotland.

A keen runner in his spare time, Allan successfully completed the London Marathon in 2014 and 2016, while he is also Chairman of The Grace Crocker Family Support Foundation, a Director of Jersey 2 Africa 4 Football Foundation, and an advisor to the Cherie Blair Foundation’s 100,000 Women Campaign Board.

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9.30 am

Welcome 

  • Jason Laity, Chairman, Jersey Finance
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Update from CEO

  • Joe Moynihan, Chief Executive Officer, Jersey Finance
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9.35 am
9.45 am

Looking Forward to 2022

  • Lisa Springate, Head of Legal and Technical, Jersey Finance
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Looking Forward to 2022

  • Amy Bryant, Deputy Chief Executive Officer, Jersey Finance
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9.55 am
10.05 am

Looking Forward to 2022

  • Claire Lyons, Head of Marketing, Jersey Finance
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Looking Forward to 2022

  • Allan Wood, Global Head of Business Development, Jersey Finance
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10.15 am
10.25 am

Q&A with Audience and JFL

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Thank You and Event Ends

  • Joe Moynihan, Chief Executive Officer, Jersey Finance
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10.45 am