Tony Wilshin, Head of Operations, has been added to the Board of Ashburton (Jersey Limited) where he will play a crucial role in ensuring the business meets its strategic targets.

Tony joined the company in 2014 and has been instrumental in implementing improved facilities and service excellence for Ashburton’s clients.

As a Board member, he will be responsible for the strategic management and development of its integrated and multi-domicile operations platform supporting the international investment activities of Ashburton Investments.

Tony brings over 27 years’ experience in the Jersey financial services industry to the role, specialising in operational efficiency and process streamlining. Prior to Ashburton, he was Head of Operations and Head of Securities at two international wealth managers based on the Island.

Nicholas Taylor, Chief Financial Officer, said:

“Tony has worked tirelessly to review the business’s operational processes and practices and has played a big part in the implementation of numerous new processes and procedures to enhance controls and achieve efficiencies. Tony’s contribution has been recognised and we are proud to see him join the Ashburton Board where we are sure he will play a crucial role in ensuring the business meets its strategic targets.”

Tony Wilshin, Head of Operations said:

“I am very excited to be given the opportunity to join Ashburton’s executive team and in particular I am looking forward to helping to shape the future operating model. This will ensure that Ashburton is able to deliver on the FirstRand Group’s ambitious long-term strategic goals. The key is to meet our clients’ needs through delivery of excellent service and allow us growth opportunities across our core markets.”

Photo: Tony Wilshin