Jersey, 24 November 2022 – Stonehage Fleming (“Stonehage Fleming” or “the Group”) one of the world’s leading international multi-family offices, announces the appointment of Laura Perkins as Senior Trustee.
Adding to Stonehage Fleming’s fiduciary expertise, Laura will be responsible for managing assets held in trust on behalf of beneficiaries, acting on boards of corporate trustee and corporate director companies in a number of jurisdictions. Laura is based in Jersey and reports to Richard Stride, Head of Family Office Jersey. Her appointment is effective immediately.
With 17 years’ legal experience Laura joins Stonehage Fleming from Collas Crill where she was a Group Partner. Appointed to the firm in 2019, she was responsible for providing advice to private and institutional clients on all aspects of Jersey trust, succession and probate law and ancillary matters. Prior to this role, she was a senior associate at Harneys based in the British Virgin Islands.
Richard Stride, Head of Family Office Stonehage Fleming Jersey, said: “It is a pleasure to welcome Laura to Stonehage Fleming. Her extensive technical expertise will be invaluable to our existing talented and dedicated fiduciary teams. The appointment of Laura reflects the importance of our presence here on the Island and our continued role as trusted advisers to many of the world’s leading families and wealth creators across generations and geographies.”
Laura Perkins added: “I am delighted to join Stonehage Fleming. The Group has decades of practical experience and a substantial range of cross-jurisdictional fiduciary services and I look forward to enhancing the team’s expert fiduciary offering here in Jersey.
Stonehage Fleming continues to grow in Jersey with an additional appointment of Mee Mee Phyo. She joins Family Office Jersey as a Trust Administrator and reports to Rebecca French. Her appointment is effective immediately. Mee Mee Phyo joins from Fairway Group where she was a trust and client accounts administrator.