Drum roll please... for our special 2015 Christmas charity video, in aid of Worldwide Cancer Research. We hope you enjoy watching it as much as we... More
The Financial Times fDi Magazine has awarded Shannon Free Zone in Ireland the title of ‘Free Zone of the Year 2015’ for Western Europe.
fDi’s Global... More
We are thrilled to announce that our very own Lorraine Wheeler has been awarded the STEP Founder’s Award for Outstanding Achievement.
The STEP Founder’... More
We are pleased to announce the appointment of Selu Mdlalose as Associate Director. Selu will be based in the Group’s Isle of Man office. His... More
Last Friday saw Jersey’s ultimate charity cook-off, Kitchen Inferno, come to fruition with a fantastic evening at Hotel De France, hosted by celebrity... More
First Names Group is delighted to announce that two members of our senior leadership team have been named in eprivateclient’s 2016 ‘50 Most Influential... More
We are pleased to announce the appointment of two new Client Services Directors. Carol Keenan and Gerard O’Gorman will both be based in our head office... More
First Names Group Client Services Director and Chair of STEP Guernsey, Alasdair McLaren, will participate in the concluding panel discussion at the BL... More
We are delighted to announce the continued expansion of our corporate and institutional service offering with the appointment of Malcolm Macleod as... More
Later this month our Group Commercial Director, Kevin O’Connell, will head to London for the IIR & IBC Financial Events ‘Managing a Trust Business... More
On Wednesday 8 October, our Group Commercial Director Kevin O’Connell will be participating in a panel discussion at the prestigious 2015 International... More
We are delighted to announce that a senior member of our Isle of Man team has been named in eprivateclient’s 2015 ‘Top 35 Under 35’. James Russell,... More
In this month's BL magazine, First Names Group's CEO Cengiz Somay gives his thoughts on the relative merits of Initial Public Offering (IPO) versus... More
This time next month, Client Services Director Alastair McLaren will be participating in a panel discussion at the 2015 Private Investor: Russia &... More
First Names Group is pleased to announce we have extended our membership of Nexia International by adding our Outsourced Business Services division to... More
Next month our Global Head of Outsourced Business Services, Tariq Husain, will be participating in a panel discussion at the 2015 fDi Forum in London.... More
In this month's Business Brief, Associate Director at First Names Group in Jersey, Tom Hardman, gives his thoughts on best practice for trustees... More
On 4 August 2015 Cyprus signed an agreement with Iran for the avoidance of double taxation. An important step forward in the strengthening of economic... More
On Saturday 1 August a 20-strong squad from First Names Group took part in the Isle of Man’s Tough Mann 10k assault course to raise funds for local... More
First Names Group is delighted to announce that we have been shortlisted for ‘Trust Company of the Year – Jersey’ and ‘Trust Company of the Year –... More
Shauna Ryall, Business Development Executive at First Names Group in Ireland, was amongst the crowd at the Shannon Air Display on Saturday.
“I was... More
First Names Group is delighted to announce that Client Services Director, Alasdair McLaren, has been appointed as Chair of the Society of Trust and... More
We are delighted to announce that First Names Group has been accredited as an official STEP Training Partner as part of the Society of Trust and Estate... More
Helen Baxter, Head of Talent Management, and Sarah Richford, Talent and Resourcing Manager, are always on the look-out for fresh new talent. In this... More
First Names Group is delighted to announce that Lorraine Wheeler, Client Services Director, has been appointed Vice President of the Jersey Association... More
Earlier this month, our Jersey office held its second Bake Off in support of Jersey Hospice Care, their 2015 lead charity. They raised almost £300 on... More
First Names Group is pleased to announce the appointment of Helen Baxter as our new Head of Talent Management. The appointment is effective immediately... More
In this month's STEP Journal, First Names Group Commercial Director, Kevin O'Connell, outlines common misconceptions related to private equity... More
First Names Group is delighted to announce the appointment of Pete Emery as Group Chief Operating Officer (COO). The appointment is effective... More
The male volleyball teams representing the Isle of Man in the NatWest Island Games XVI have secured sponsorship, courtesy of First Names Group. We have... More
We are pleased to announce the appointment of Alison Duffy as our new Group Head of Marketing, Communications and PR.
Alison will be responsible for... More
We are proud to announce that First Names Group has been crowned Large Enterprise of the Year in the Jersey Business 2015 Awards for Enterprise.
First Names Group has topped eprivateclient’s list of Top 25 UK and UK Offshore Trust Companies 2015. This is the fifth year we have been featured on... More
We are delighted to announce we were crowned Best Independent Trust / Fiduciary Company at the WealthBriefing European Awards 2015 last Thursday.
We are pleased to announce that Stuart Dowding has been promoted to Client Services Director.
Stuart, who has been promoted from Associate Director to... More
We are pleased to announce the appointment of Keat Cheng Chin as Structured Finance Director.
Based in Dublin, Ireland, Keat will play a significant... More
In this month's Business & Finance magazine, our very own Oonagh Hayes, Managing Director of Corporate and Institutional Services in Ireland,... More
We are pleased to announce the appointment of Joanne McEnteggart as Business Development Director.
Based in Dublin, Joanne will focus on developing... More
‘First Names’ from across the Group are travelling to Cannes, France for MIPIM next week.
Irene, Mark, Matt, Rob and Stuart are looking forward to... More
We are delighted to announce we have been shortlisted for independent trust / fiduciary company of the year at the 2015 WealthBriefing European Awards... More
First Names Group has been listed as one of eprivateclient's Top 25 Most Admired Companies for the second year running.
eprivateclient, a leading... More
First Names Group has appointed Cengiz Somay as Group Chief Executive Officer (CEO). Current CEO Morgan Jubb will take on the role of Group Executive... More
We are pleased to announce the appointment of Alasdair McLaren as a Client Services Director in Guernsey.
In his new role, Alasdair will be responsible... More
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