ICSA Guernsey Annual Awards Dinner 2018

We would like to congratulate this year's ICSA Guernsey Awards winners and thank all the guests and sponsors who joined us at the Old Government House Hotel on 9 November 2018 to celebrate the achievements of ICSA students and members in Guernsey.

This year we were pleased to welcome Monty Halls as our guest speaker. Broadcaster, travel writer, marine biologist and former Royal Marine Monty brought his unique take on leadership to Guernsey. Winner of Channel 4’s Superhuman, and most recently seen on TV in Channel 4’s My Family and the Galapagos, naturalist and leadership specialist Monty regaled the audience with tales of his ventures in some of the most remote environments on earth presenting wildlife and adventure documentaries.

Award winners

Company Secretary of the Year

Matt Falla (Praxis Fund Services Limited)

Corporate Services Officer of the Year

Gwenllian Sanders (Intertrust Guernsey)

Corporate Services Team of the Year

Carey Commercial Limited 

Governance, Risk and Compliance Award

Angela Law (Intertrust Guernsey)

The One to Watch

Gwendolyn Norman (Praxis Fund Services Limited)

Student Excellence Award

Gemma Woods (Praxis Fund Services Limited) 

To relive the excitement from the Awards ceremony, take a look at the pictures below.

ICSA Guernsey Annual Awards Dinner 2018


Board Intelligence Logo

Board Intelligence enables your board to make smart decisions by equipping them with high quality information in the boardroom. Board Secretaries can plan effective agendas, Management can write concise reports and Board Directors can read their board packs — all on one ultra-secure platform.

With over a decade of working with Secretariat teams, Board Intelligence know the numerous challenges they face and the effort they put into helping their organisations be as effective as possible. They’re delighted to be sponsoring the Company Secretarial Officer of the Year Award and the professional achievement it represents.

More info:  www.boardintelligence.com

Brainloop logo

BPP has been preparing students for the examinations of professional bodies for over 35 years.

In the Channel Islands, BPP is ICSA’s Preferred Tuition Partner, offering ‘face to face’ and ‘online recorded’ courses for IFA Level 4, 5 and CSQS, plus ‘online live’ lecture courses for CSQS. Their award winning ‘online live’ courses allow students to attend scheduled lectures wherever they are located; these have proved incredibly successful as an alternative to face to face classes. The ‘online recorded’ study method utilises pre-recorded lectures which students have access to 24/7, right up until the day of their exam. The lectures have been recorded by an experienced team of tutors and are supported by excellent study materials which include a study text, course notes, practice and revision kit and programmed mock exams. BPP also offer lifetime pass assurance which means that in the event of a student not passing their exam, they can re-sit their course, for free, until they pass.

More info: www.bpp.com/guernsey

Brainloop logo

Founded in 2000, Brainloop is a leading provider of highly secure Corporate Governance and Collaboration Solutions for managing confidential information and sharing documents internally and externally. Brainloop BoardRoom is a platform for boards, committees, executive and administrative teams to manage meetings and communications efficiently and securely.

Thousands of companies worldwide, including 70% of the DAX30, rely on Brainloop. They achieve greater productivity without the need to worry about security – annotations are never lost, Microsoft and Android tablets are no problem, working directly from MS Office is key, document versioning is automated, PDF conversion is on board; meeting packs are easily created, delivered securely to directors’ devices and updated; corporate compliance issues are met fully and regulatory requirements fulfilled.

More info:  www.brainloop.com

First Intuition Channel Islands is the newest provider of tuition for professional qualifications in Guernsey and Jersey. We are a local, owner-managed business with a fresh approach to professional training, focusing on maximising the experience and engagement of our students.

We have designed and written our ICSA Level 4 and Level 5 courses with this goal in mind. Our course materials are comprehensive and printed in colour, with additional revision notes to help students focus their studies as the exam approaches. We have also compiled full Question Banks categorised by subject for targeted question practice. All courses are supported by full online recorded lectures, with revision sessions and practice question debriefs. Students can use this material to support a classroom course, or study independently using the online platform.

As a new business, we understand the dedication and work it takes to stand out and progress in the market. That’s why we’re delighted to sponsor the One to Watch Award to congratulate an individual who is doing just that.

More info: www.firstintuition.co.uk

Intertrust logo

Intertrust is a global leader in delivering corporate, fund, capital market, private wealth and employee benefit services to multinationals, fund managers, financial institutions and business entrepreneurs worldwide.

Their 2,500 specialists are located throughout a network of 39 offices in 28 jurisdictions across Europe, the Americas, Asia and the Middle-East.

The Intertrust Corporate Services team can support clients all the way through setting up, maintaining and managing their companies, wherever they are in the world. From incorporation, company secretarial support and administration to director services and board support, as well as cash management, accounting and reporting; they can do it all. If clients are looking for the highest levels of client service, technical expertise and technology then look no further.

More info: www.intertrustgroup.com

Perivan logo

Perivan is a financial printing company that has developed some successful and complementary businesses in recent years. Perivan operate in a number of areas focussing on aspects of our clients’ documentation and communications needs, each aiming to provide unique and innovative services which make a real difference, and each focussing mainly on companies in the financial services market regulated by the FCA and PRA.

More info: perivan.co.uk

Read more about this year's winners in the press release here.

Pictured above: Carey Commercial Limited

Pictured above: Gemma Woods, Rowena Roberts and Rebecca Gauvain

Pictured above: Matt Falla and Nasri El-Sayegh

Pictured above: Raj Sehmi and Gwenllian Sanders

Pictured above: Sarah Colley and Gwendolyn Norman

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