ZEDRA expands senior team in the Channel Islands

01 Feb 2017

ZEDRA has expanded its team in the Channel Islands with three senior hires. Paul Nayar has been appointed Finance Director, Joe Donohoe as Client Director and Mark Cleary as Head of Relationship Management & Funds, Guernsey.

Paul Nayar and Mark Cleary have pan-island roles working across Jersey and Guernsey. Mr Nayar is responsible for all financial procedures, policies, controls and reporting systems. He works alongside the Managing Directors and the CFO. Mark Cleary is managing the relationship management of bespoke fund services, ensuring high quality service is provided to clients and he will also act on a number of Fund boards.

As Client Director, Joe Donohoe has responsibility for a global portfolio of High Net Worth families and developing new relationships. This new role reflects the recent growth in the company’s Jersey business and will further strengthen the breadth and depth of experience within senior management.

Paul Nayar has 22 years’ experience working in the international finance industry. He has strong commercial and operational experience, working in various dynamic, transformational and multi-jurisdictional environments. He has held several senior positions working for a number of leading organisations in the financial sector.

Mark Cleary has 25 years’ experience working within the funds and asset management industries, predominantly in Jersey, as well as Luxembourg and Guernsey. Prior to joining ZEDRA, he established and oversaw the risk function for a leading Investment Management provider.

“Our new senior management hires reflect the continued expansion of the Jersey and Guernsey businesses in relation to both our team and our client portfolio. Mark, Joe and Paul will further strengthen the breadth and depth of experience amongst our team”, says Ashley Cox, Managing Director ZEDRA Jersey. “They will be influential in delivering the strategic vision of the company in their respective sectors and their vast experience working in pivotal roles in the international finance arena will be paramount to our development as we move forward with our strategy for continued growth and excellent customer service.”