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Tim Parkes

Managing Director

Tim has 30 years' experience in fund management, banking and financial services including more than 10 years in the management and administration of offshore funds. He holds a BSc (Hons), a Diploma in Marketing and the Institute of Directors Diploma in Company Direction and is a member of the IoD.  He has significant experience in business leadership, operational and systems transformation, private equity, property and mortgage lending markets.

He began his career at Cheltenham and Gloucester Building Society where he was Product Manager for Mortgages and subsequently, as Head of Mortgages, led Barclays thrust into the UK residential lending market.  Tim spent 17 years at Barclays, with 5 years' as MD of Barclays Wealth International banking business developing its multi-jurisdictional footprint and transforming its business operations.

Tim has also been a director of a multi-jurisdictional fiduciary, fund administration and pensions business; a director of a number of private equity investment structures; and a director of property related businesses including two property funds, one listed on AIM, and a significant London redevelopment including commercial, retail and high end residential apartments.

Tim is an active investor and participant in early stage growth companies, particularly in the FinTech space.  He is a member of the board, investment and credit committees and a Guernsey resident.

In his spare time Tim enjoys sailing and dedicates much of this time to training and coaching young sailors in Guernsey. He is also a keen skier and cyclist.

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Richard Avery-Wright

Chief Executive

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David Fitch

Non-Executive Director

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Lisa Cruywagen

Head of Operations

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Tim Parkes

Managing Director

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