At this Member only webinar event, Jersey’s funds sector providers and intermediaries can find out more about the Jersey Fund for a Wilder World, a new scheme which is being established as part of Jersey’s commitment to ESG investing.

During the presentation, we will hear from government and industry, as well as from Durrell and Jersey Overseas Aid, on how the scheme will support Durrell in effecting positive change while providing for those investors wanting to make a difference with their money. Attendees can also find out how they can get involved in this pioneering scheme as one of the founding participants.

For more information, please contact a member of our Events Team.

Speakers

Elliot re-joined Jersey Finance in November 2018 from Crestbridge where he managed their Management Company Services Group.

Elliot is focussed on defining strategy and execution of marketing Jersey as both a domicile and destination for Hedge and Private Equity Management Companies and Funds.

Elliot moved to Jersey in 2006 to establish a Macro strategy Hedge Fund under the Ermitage umbrella for whom he also seeded other Macro / CTA strategy Hedge Funds.

Elliot founded the Jersey Hedge Fund Managers Group aimed at linking the growing community of local Managers and is a committee member of the Jersey Funds Association and the BVCA Channel Islands working group.

Senator Ian Gorsr

Senator Ian Gorsr External Relations Minister, Government of Jersey

Senator Ian Gorst was elected as Jersey’s External Relations Minister in June 2018. First elected to the States Assembly in 2005, Senator Gorst served as Social Security Minister from 2008-2011. He served concurrently as Chair of the Jersey Overseas Aid Commission. Senator Gorst served as Chief Minister from 2011-2018 representing Jersey on the international stage, boosting the island’s reputation in the EU and promoting the financial services sector. Senator Gorst is an accountant with significant experience in private client, private equity and retail fund sectors. Married to Dionne, they have two daughters, Sophia & Lily-Mim. Senator Gorst is involved in the church, has a keen interest in overseas development and has travelled with his wife to participate in Jersey Overseas Aid Commission projects. He is also an Honorary Fellow of UNICEF UK.