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Guernsey | 15. 05. 2019

2nd Annual 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 on the financial services industry.

2019-05-15 09:00:00 2019-05-15 13:00:00 Europe/London 2nd Annual Brexit (half-day) Forum BPP Guernsey BPP Events events@bpp.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 on the financial services industry.

Learning Outcomes

Having attended this event, delegates will:

  • Have a deeper understanding of the possible impact of Brexit on Guernsey
  • Explore post-Brexit considerations for the financial services industry
  • Understand how to mitigate future risks

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.

Pricing & Discounts

Price: £225

We offer the following discounts for this event:

  • 20% for GACO & IoD members
  • 10% for ICA, GCOC, STEP & Corporate Partners (Discounts cannot be used in combination)
2019-05-15 09:00:00 2019-05-15 13:00:00 Europe/London 2nd Annual 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

Stuart Chandler, Head of Business Development at BPP CI

09:00 - 09:15
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GDPR – no deal Brexit and the Crown Dependencies

Richard Field, Partner at Appleby (Guernsey) LLP

09:15 - 09:45
  • Impact of Brexit on data flows, whether deal or no deal?
  • What does it mean for each of Guernsey, Jersey and the Isle of Man and their relationship with the UK and the EU?
  • Practical steps to keep the wheels turning

Market access considerations — where does this leave third country status?

Frances Watson, Partner at Mourant

09:45 - 10:15

Panel discussion: Post-Brexit operational considerations

Stuart Chandler, Richard Field & Frances Watson

10:15 - 10:45

Refreshment break

10:45 - 11:15

How is Brexit likely to affect Guernsey?

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

11:15 - 11:45

Potential long-term repercussions of Brexit for Guernsey

Gavin St Pier, Deputy in the States of Guernsey and President of the Policy and Resources Committee

11:45 - 12:15

Panel discussion: Guernsey 20-years from now — what the future may hold

Stuart Chandler, Dr Andy Sloan & Gavin St Pier

12:15 - 12:45

Closing address & summary of key takeaways

Stuart Chandler, Head of Business Development at BPP CI

12:45 - 13:00
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Event Speakers

400 X 400 Stuart Chandler

Stuart Chandler

Head of Funds at BPP CI

Stuart originally joined BPP CI as a tutor in 2011 and, after 4 years as a senior tutor and ACCA Programme Manager, moved to State Street in order to gain more experience in Guernsey’s fund industry. Whilst there he was Assistant Vice President in the Client Services team, responsible for a range of listed and unlisted private equity funds. He re-joined BPP in 2017 when a senior position became available. Stuart is a Fellow of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants and an Associate Fellow of the Higher Education Academy.

Stuart’s experience in the fund industry is broad, spanning 10 years in fund accounting, financial reporting, operational and regulatory compliance, board management, corporate secretarial and administration. This experience is invaluable when it comes to designing and delivering courses in the Professional Development arena across areas such as fund accounting, fund structuring and asset classes, emerging regulation, Anti Money Laundering and compliance. Stuart also delivers numerous courses for the ACCA, Chartered Governance Institute and ACA qualifications, with a focus on strategy, law and audit.

Gavin St Pier 400 X 400

Deputy Gavin St Pier

Deputy in the States of Guernsey & President of the Policy & Resources Committee

Gavin is a chartered accountant and chartered tax adviser. Having qualified in Guernsey, he worked in London for a couple of years and qualified as a barrister before returning to the island in 1995, following which he worked in the fiduciary sector.

He was a partner with international accounting firms KPMG and Deloitte and held senior positions locally at Kleinwort Benson and Barclays Wealth.

He was elected to the States of Deliberation in April 2012 and was Treasury and Resources Minister until 30th April 2016. Following his re-election to the States of Deliberation in April 2016, he was elected President of the Policy & Resources Committee and Guernsey’s Chief Minister on 4th May 2016

Andy Sloan

Dr Andy Sloan

Deputy Chief Executive, Strategy at Guernsey Finance & Chair of Guernsey Green 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 City UK’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.

400 X 400 Frances Watson

Frances Watson

Partner at Mourant

Frances is a Partner and Guernsey Advocate in the Finance and Corporate team in Mourant's Guernsey office.

With over 20 years’ experience, her practice covers a wide variety of corporate and commercial matters, finance, investment funds, insurance, listings, regulatory advice and restructurings.

Prior to moving to Guernsey in 2005, Frances spent seven years working with Allen & Overy, advising on a wide variety of corporate and corporate finance matters. Frances joined Mourant in early 2017.

400 X 400 Richard Field

Richard Field

Partner at Appleby (Guernsey) LLP

Richard is a Partner in the Dispute Resolution & Regulatory team at Appleby, specialising in corporate and commercial litigation and regulatory matters. His regulatory focus covers the areas of data protection and cyber, AML and compliance, technology and eGaming.

Richard has been working on data protection matters for some years and is at the forefront of advising on Guernsey’s Data Protection Law and GDPR. He sits on the States of Guernsey’s GDPR Industry Working Party and has recently been elected Chairman of the Bailiwick of Guernsey Data Protection Association. He is also a member of the International Association of Privacy Professionals and a qualified GDPR Practitioner. He has written and spoken extensively about data protection, information management and cyber issues in a legal and practical context and is considered one of the leading lawyers on the island in this area.

Richard has acted for a range of local and global institutions on complex, cross-border disputes involving funds, banking and investment relationships and trusts. Many of the cases he has worked on involve fraud, asset tracing and applications for injunctive relief, or regulatory issues (such as enforcement, AML, bribery or sanctions), often resulting in ground-breaking judgments, both in Guernsey and England.

2019-05-15 09:00:002019-05-15 13:00:00Europe/London2nd Annual Brexit (half-day) ForumBPP GuernseyJIBS Eventsbookings@jerseyibs.com

BPP Guernsey

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

2019-05-15 09:00:00 2019-05-15 13:00:00 Europe/London 2nd Annual Brexit (half-day) Forum BPP Guernsey JIBS Events bookings@jerseyibs.com