ICSA Jersey Annual Dinner, Awards and Graduation 2019

Each year we celebrate the achievements of ICSA students and members in Jersey at this popular and prestigious black tie dinner.

With awards in eight categories, this is a unique chance to celebrate individual and collective success, and show the value that ICSA members deliver to their organisations.

The Awards will be judged by a panel of industry experts and comprise:

  • Company Secretary/Secretarial Officer of the Year Award   
  • Corporate Services Team of the Year
  • Administrator of the Year
  • Administration Team of the Year
  • Governance Award of the Year
  • Risk and Compliance Award
  • The One to Watch
  • The Student Excellence Award, which is based on examination performance.

A prize draw at the event will aim to raise funds to support Causeway and the JSPCA.


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Apex Group Ltd., established in Bermuda in 2003, is a global financial services provider. With over 40 offices worldwide and 3,000+ employees, Apex delivers a broad range of solutions to asset managers, capital markets and private clients. The Group has continually improved and evolved its service suite to include fund administration, middle office, banking, depositary, custody, corporate services plus HR and payroll solutions. Apex administers over $650 billion in assets globally. 

More info:  www.apexfundservices.com 

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Operating in the governance, risk and compliance space, BDO Sator Regulatory Consulting Limited is part of BDO, the fifth largest professional services firm in the world.  BDO Sator offers international standard setters, regulatory authorities, financial services businesses and the DNFBP/NPO sector compliance and risk reviews, independent compliance monitoring, investigation, advisory and assessment assistance, training and can provide project or remediation teams and flexible additional resources as required.

More info: www.sator.je

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Boards need high-quality information to take smart decisions, driving better outcomes for shareholders, employees and society. With Board Intelligence you can create effective board packs that power high-impact conversations and let your board work at their best.

Make it easy for management to write reports that are half the size with twice the impact and put these papers securely at the fingertips of your board. Over 14,000 executives and non-executives rely on us across companies large and small, public and private, commercial and not-for-profit.

More info:  boardintelligence.com

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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/jersey

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Founded in 1978 and listed on the Australian Securities Exchange since 1994, they are the global market leader in financial services administration with local expertise in all major financial markets. With offices in more than 20 countries, they employ over 16,000 people worldwide who are all here to deliver for you, break new ground and give you an edge.

More info: www.computershare.com/je

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Crestbridge is independent in structure and spirit. We provide global administration, trustee, accounting, management and governance solutions that are shaped to our clients’ needs wherever they do business.

We are a fully integrated, jurisdictionally-agnostic professional services business. This means we offer a consistent service wherever our clients are based and wherever their structures and interests lie. With our experienced teams in six of the world’s key financial centres, our clients can always access local insight and call on the level of support they need.

More info: www.crestbridge.com

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Estera is an independent, global, market leading provider of corporate, fund and trust services. With over 550 professionals across 11 jurisdictions Estera provide highly qualified experts in corporate administration; funds administration and services; private client and trusts; and regulatory oversight.

Coupled with commercial focus and resolute commitment to the delivery of service excellence, Estera consistently deliver best in class fiduciary and fund services to a broad range of blue-chip clients, servicing over 6,000 clients and 12,000 entities. Working collaboratively to understand their clients’ specific needs Estera offers tailored, considered and practical solutions to meet client objectives.

More info: www.estera.com

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First Intuition Channel Islands is the newest provider of tuition for professional qualifications in Jersey and Guernsey. A local, owner-managed business with a fresh approach to professional training, focusing on maximising the experience and engagement of our students, they have designed and written their ICSA Level 4 and Level 5 courses with this goal in mind.

Their course materials are comprehensive and printed in colour, with additional revision notes to help students focus their studies as the exam approaches. They 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, they understand the dedication and work it takes to stand out in the market. That’s why they’re delighted to sponsor the Company Secretary/Secretarial Officer of the Year Award to congratulate an individual who is doing just that.

More info: www.firstintuition.co.uk/study-centres/channel-islands

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Ocorian is an award-winning Alternative Investment, Corporate & Institutional, Private Client and International Growth service provider, recognised for its commercial expertise in securing investment success for its clients. Over its 45+ year history, Ocorian (formerly Bedell Trust) has built an enviable reputation for delivering a consistent, reliable and tailored administrative service.

Following the acquisition of ABAX Corporate Services in April 2018, Ocorian extended its international footprint to 700+ staff worldwide, operating from offices across Europe, North America, Africa, the Middle East and Asia. Ocorian is backed and funded by Inflexion, a mid-market private equity firm.

More info:  www.ocorian.com

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Simplifie is a financial printing company that has developed some successful and complementary businesses in recent years. Simplifie 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: simplifie.com

Where talent and opportunity meet. Established in 1975 to meet the resourcing demands of the island’s rapidly expanding finance industry, Top Personnel (TP) has grown significantly in size and in customer base.  Its new corporate identity helps to communicate this growth, where the company is heading and what TP stands for today.  The industry is constantly changing and TP is not afraid of change.  Its organisational goal is to stay ahead of trends, to attract the next generation of professionals, providing first class experiences for clients and candidates and to be known as ‘The recruitment solution provider of choice’ because of its people, partnerships, performance and personal approach.

More info: www.topjobs.je

Previous winners – what it meant to win

'Winning at the ICSA Jersey awards show that our dedication to putting client service at the heart of what we do is recognised by a significant industry body. We have won at the ICSA awards for the last five years and that level of consistency and high achievement is a testament to our team of professionals and the environment we’ve worked hard to create within Intertrust.' Simon Mackenzie, Managing Director, Intertrust Jersey. 

'I was delighted with the results of last year’s ICSA awards. Winning not just one but two of the seven main awards was a tremendous achievement for Computershare. I have great pride in our team and this was testament to the hard work and dedication they put in to delivering excellent client service day in, day out. Our investment in our people really does pay off, and the success we achieved proves this.' Heidi Wilson, Managing Director, Computershare Channel Islands.

'To receive the ‘One to Watch’ award last year was a real honour. With Computershare’s support I’ve worked extremely hard to develop my career, so to receive recognition for this in front of my industry peers was extremely rewarding and motivating. What a fantastic night!' Michael Reed, Senior Trust Account Manager, Plan Managers, Computershare.

'We were delighted to win Administration Team of the Year at the 2016 ICSA Jersey Awards, as the accolade recognises professionalism, technical excellence and the championing of good governance. It is also a testament to the team’s hard work and Capita’s ongoing commitment to ICSA and the values it advocates.' Simon Kelly, Director at Capita Asset Services (now Link Asset Services).

'I was delighted to win the 'One to Watch' award last year at the ICSA awards. Recognition from an industry body I am proud to be a member of meant a lot to me, and felt like just reward for the commitment I am making to my professional development. It was a very proud moment and was a great honour to celebrate the achievement with other worthy award winners. It has helped drive my ambition to progress further in my career, and helped me keep focus on continuing to perform well in my final few examinations on my pathway to ICSA professional status.' Natacha Kay, Manager at Ocorian. 

Date: Friday 13 September 2019

Location: Royal Jersey Showground, Trinity


19:00 Drinks reception

19:45 Dinner and awards presentations

23:00 Dancing and open bar

01:00 Carriages

Ticket Price: £95 per person (Early Bird £85 if booked and paid in full by Friday, 28th June 2019). Tables of 10 or 12 available – also networking tables for guests wishing to share.

To book a table or enquire about sponsoring an award, please contact Beverley Le Cuirot at events@wellbeingworld.je

Photos from last year's Awards

ICSA Jersey Annual Dinner, Awards and Graduation 2018

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