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Guernsey | 04. 04. 2019

2019 Guernsey Brexit (half-day) Forum

Brexit is one of the most significant political events in a generation and has significant implications for the Channel Islands. This event will explore the impact of Brexit on Guernsey and the possible short term and long term implications of this seismic event in the financial services industry.

2019-04-04 09:00:00 2019-04-04 13:00:00 Europe/London 2019 Guernsey Brexit (half-day) Forum BPP Guernsey JIBS Events bookings@jerseyibs.com
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Overview

Brexit is one of the most significant political events in a generation and has significant implications for the Channel Islands. This event will explore the impact of Brexit on Guernsey and the possible short term and long term implications of this seismic event in the financial services industry.

Who this event is for

This event is ideal for those individuals with an involvement in the strategic and operational aspects of life after Brexit.

2019-04-04 09:00:00 2019-04-04 13:00:00 Europe/London 2019 Guernsey Brexit (half-day) Forum BPP Guernsey JIBS Events bookings@jerseyibs.com
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Event Schedule

Registration & Refreshments

08:30 - 09:00

Chairman's opening address

09:00 - 09:15

2019 Brexit update

09:15 - 09:45

How is Brexit likely to affect Guernsey?

Dr Andy Sloan, Chair of Guernsey Green Finance & Deputy Chief Executive, Strategy of Guernsey Finance

09:45 - 10:15

What are the possible implications for the relationship between Guernsey and the UK as a result of Brexit?

10:15 - 10:45

Break

10:45 - 11:15

Political Risk and the Brexit Process

11:15 - 11:45

How can business leaders mitigate Brexit risk?

11:45 - 12:15

The good, the bad and the ugly of Brexit

12:15 - 12:45

Closing address & summary of key takeaways

12:45 - 13:00
2019-04-04 09:00:00 2019-04-04 13:00:00 Europe/London 2019 Guernsey Brexit (half-day) Forum BPP Guernsey JIBS Events bookings@jerseyibs.com
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Event Speakers

Chris Usher 400 X 400

Chris Usher

Head of International Financial Centres at BPP Professional Education

Chris has over 20 years’ experience in international financial services, working both in the UK and offshore, for major financial institutions such as Barclays Wealth and Santander.

Formerly an International Investment Manager he advised both individuals and corporate entities on complex investment scenarios. He now specialises in delivering training in investment management, taxation and regulatory matters in international finance centres around the world.

Chris is a specialist chairman of a number of high-profile events, including conferences such as the Annual Compliance & Economic Crime Symposium and the International Taxation Conference. As an expert in the financial crime risks posed to international offshore financial centres, Chris was invited to speak at the Association of Certified Anti-Money Laundering Specialists (ACAMS) conference on the topic of ‘Understanding the Criminal Vulnerabilities of Offshore Products and Services’.

Andy Sloan

Dr Andy Sloan

Deputy Chief Executive, Strategy of Guernsey Finance

Andy developed the Guernsey Green Finance initiative which he also leads. His role at Guernsey Finance is to oversee jurisdiction wide financial services strategy. He joined Guernsey Finance on August 1st, 2018, following a six month secondment from the GFSC where he was a Policy Director. He is a member of States’ advisory groups on international tax policy & Brexit and is a member of the The CityUK’s IRSG’s and Corporation of London’s standing committee on regulatory coherence. Andy has a PhD in Macroeconomics and is a member of the Institute of Directors and Institute of Risk. Andy also worked in corporate and financial PR in London in the late 90s and early 00s.

2019-04-04 09:00:002019-04-04 13:00:00Europe/London2019 Guernsey Brexit (half-day) ForumBPP GuernseyJIBS Eventsbookings@jerseyibs.com

BPP Guernsey

The Mallard Complex, La Villiaze, Forest, Guernsey GY8 0HG

2019-04-04 09:00:00 2019-04-04 13:00:00 Europe/London 2019 Guernsey Brexit (half-day) Forum BPP Guernsey JIBS Events bookings@jerseyibs.com