Appleby, one of the world’s largest providers of offshore legal, fiduciary and administration services, announced that fourteen professionals from its Private Client & Trusts, Litigation & Insolvency and Fiduciary & Administration Groups have been included in the Citywealth Leaders List 2014.

Now in its ninth year, the Citywealth Leaders List is compiled through recommendations of global peers, clients and charitable organisations and is a guide to the leading wealth managers and advisers worldwide. The Appleby professionals recognised in the Citywealth Leaders List 2014 are spread across a number of Appleby jurisdictions and include:

Appleby Leading Lawyers

•          Carlos de Serpa Pimentel, Partner, Group Head, Private Client & Trusts

•          Gavin Ferguson, Partner, Group Head Guernsey, Private Client & Trusts

•          Marc Guillaume, Counsel, Group Head Jersey, Private Client & Trusts

•          Fraser Robertson, Partner, Local Group Head, Jersey Litigation & Insolvency

•          Keith Robinson, Partner, Litigation & Insolvency (Bermuda)

•          Vanessa Schrum, Partner, Group Head Bermuda, Private Client & Trusts

•          Michael Mello QC, Counsel, Private Client & Trusts (Bermuda)

•          Ashley Fife, Senior Associate, Private Client & Trusts (Bermuda)

•          Li-Lee Tan, Counsel, Group Head Hong Kong, Private Client & Trusts


Leading Trust Professionals

•          Farah Ballands, Partner, Global Group Head, Fiduciary & Administration Services

•          Sean Dowling, Partner, Appleby Trust (Isle of Man) Limited

•          Rory Gorman, Managing Director, Appleby Services (Bermuda) Ltd

•          Richard McMillan, Managing Director, Appleby Trust (Cayman) Ltd

•          Richard Prosser, Partner, Appleby Trust (Jersey) Limited

Commenting on the listings, Carlos de Serpa Pimentel, Partner and Group Head of Private Client and Trusts at Appleby, said: “We are very proud that such a large number of Appleby professionals have once again been recognised by Citywealth as leaders in their field. This is a reflection of the quality of our lawyers and trust professionals, and the dedicated client service of our trust and legal teams worldwide.”

Farah Ballands, Partner and Global Group Head of Fiduciary & Administration Services at Appleby added: “We are delighted that Citywealth continues to recognise our strength in depth and the breadth of our trusts team across our jurisdictions.

The Citywealth Leaders List comes hot on the heels of Appleby Trust recently being named as one of Private Client Practitioner’s Top 25 Trust Companies.