Our Speakers

The Cyprus seminar & networking lunch at the Hilton Cyprus will feature a number of experienced speakers, addressing the significant legislative changes which are taking place in the UK, BVI & Seychelles. These speakers will help set the tone for this morning and afternoon seminar.

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Richard Melton

Managing Director, Jordans Trust Company (Cyprus) Ltd

Richard joined Jordans Trust Company (Cyprus) Limited in October 2012. Richard has a wealth of experience, with more than a decade in the industry in specialised roles in Gibraltar, Cyprus and Brazil, which has enhanced his knowledge in the global trust and corporate industry. Richard, who holds a STEP Diploma in International Trust Management and is currently completing the Advanced Diploma in International Taxation, oversees operations and business development from Jordans' Nicosia office.


Martin Palmer

Director & Principal, Jordans Trust Company Ltd

Martin joined Jordans in 1984 and is now the Director and Principal of Jordans Trust Company Limited. In August 2012 he was awarded the Advanced Diploma in International Taxation from the Chartered Institute of Taxation.

Martin advises on a wide variety of planning structures established in jurisdictions such as The British Virgin Islands, Cyprus, Jersey, Switzerland, the UAE and the UK. His clients include entrepreneurs, property developers, high net worth families and leading international trust companies.

Martin speaks regularly at Jordans conferences and at external events both nationally and internationally. In the past, these have included the INTAX Forum in Moscow, the STEP conference in Hong Kong.


Jason Reader

Associate Director, Corporate & Trust Planning Unit, UK, Jordans Trust Company Ltd

Jason joined Jordans in 1992 and is an Associate Director of the Corporate and Trust Planning Unit.

He has worked within various operations of Jordans business, however for the last 17 years he has been working closely with Martin Palmer in Jordans Trust Company Limited. Jason has therefore gained 17 years technical experience in offshore corporate trust services and can advise on a wide variety of planning structures involving many jurisdictions. Jason has also spoken at several of Jordans conferences with particular emphasis on the use of UK structures in international tax planning arrangements.


Amy Roost

Managing Director, Jordans Trust Company (BVI) Ltd

Amy joined Jordans in 2001 after graduating from The University of Leicester with a law degree. Before relocating to the BVI in 2004 Amy worked in the Bristol Head Office, managing a team of corporate administrators.

Amy is the Director of Jordans Trust Company (BVI) Limited and is based in the BVI full time. Amongst other services the BVI office provides corporate administration services, VISTA trusts, and yacht registration services.


Jenny Gontier

Managing Director, Jordans Trust Company (Seychelles) Ltd

Jenny joined Jordans in December 2013. She has over 13 years' experience in the Seychelles Offshore Industry, as well as over 25 years experience as a para-legal in major law firms in South Africa.

Jenny is a member of the Chartered Institute of Business Management in South Africa and the Seychelles Compliance Association. She is also an affiliate of the Institute of of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators.






Event Details

Address:The Hilton Cyprus Hotel, 98 Archbishop Makarios 111 Avenue, Nicosia

Date and Time: Thursday, 17th March 2016

From: 09:00 to 13:00


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