Episode Eight – Rising Stars 2023 HR Winner – Kim Hamon

Kim Hamon

Kim Hamon Recruitment Advisor, KPMG

The support functions of a business are key to keeping it running smoothly and efficiently.Kim Hamon, the 2023 winner of the Human Resources category of our Rising Stars Awards, joins us on this episode to share with us how she became a shining star in her company.

Episode Seven – Rising Stars 2023 Banking Winner – Lauren Davey

Lauren Davey

Lauren Davey Premier Relationship Manger, Barclays

The 2023 Banking Rising Star was Lauren Davey from Barclays. In this episode we find out about Lauren’s career journey, how she felt about being nominated and winning the award, and the ceremony itself. She also discusses why she enjoys working in Jersey’s financial sector, her previous career paths and how they helped her during the transition into the finance industry.

Episode Six – Rising Stars 2023 Funds Winner – Natalia Jurajda

Natalia Jurajda

Natalia Jurajda Senior Funds Administrator, Langham Hall

Our 2023 Rising Star in the Fund category was Natalia Jurajda. Natalia recently sat down with us to discuss her win, the progression in her career journey since joining the industry from school and why she thinks the finance industry is a great career path.

Episode Five – Rising Stars 2023 Law Winner – Ellen Jarvis

Ellen Jarvis

Ellen Jarvis Senior Associate, Walkers (Jersey) LLP

The 2023 Rising Star in Law was Ellen Jarvis from Walkers Global. Ellen sat down with us to discuss moving to Jersey in her 20s, why she enjoys her role, studying for the Jersey Advocacy Exams and her career aspirations.

Episode Four – Rising Stars 2023 Diversity and Inclusion Winner – Rabia Farooque

Rabia Farooque

Rabia Farooque Senior Associate, PwC

We were delighted to be joined by our 2023 Diversity and Inclusion winner, Rabia Farooque from PwC, to hear about her fascinating career journey, and learn about her win.
Listen to Louise Burrows, Head of Marketing at Jersey Finance, speak to Rabia in this Rising Stars winners podcast episode.


Episode Three – Rising Stars 2022 Accountancy Winner – Leo Rodrigues

Leo Rodrigues

Leo Rodrigues Senior Fund Accountant, Langham Hall

Our Rising Star in Accountancy this year was Leo Rodrigues from Langham Hall. We caught up with Leo to discuss why he chose a career in finance after college, how he has grown his professional skills and how he felt about winning after being shortlisted for a second time.

Episode Two – Rising Stars 2022 Compliance Winner – Catherine Buxton

Catherine Buxton

Catherine Buxton Senior Associate Compliance Monitoring Officer, Stonehage Fleming

We recently sat down with our 2022 Compliance Rising Star, Catherine Buxton from Stonehage Fleming. She describes how she started her compliance journey, and why she would recommend compliance to young people considering a career in finance.

Episode One – Rising Stars 2022 Operations and Secretarial Winner – Rosa Micheljump

Rosa Micheljump

Rosa Micheljump Senior Business Support Officer, Zedra

We spoke to Rosa Micheljump, this year’s Operations and Secretarial Rising Star, about winning the award, his role in operations and how he started his career in finance.