Equiom (Isle of Man) Limited announces key promotions

Friday 19 August 2016

Equiom, has announced the appointment of Edward Leigh to its Equiom (Isle of Man) Limited Board of Directors, in addition to the promotion of Dawn Ashall to Senior Manager.

As Director – Yachting & Aviation, Edward is responsible for leading the growth of Equiom’s yachting and aviation business lines and maintaining key strategic relationships in these industries. He oversees Equiom’s team of yachting and aviation specialists throughout the Group’s offices in Guernsey, Hong Kong, the Isle of Man, Jersey and Malta to ensure consistent delivery of the highest standards of service delivery and compliance.  

Working closely with the global management team, Edward ensures that Equiom’s yachting and aviation services are promoted worldwide and he regularly represents Equiom at high-profile yachting and aviation industry events globally. He manages a portfolio worth in excess of $4.5bn, including ultra high net worth individuals and corporate clients and is also a Director of Equiom’s crew employment business.

Edward commented:

‘This is an exciting opportunity and I look forward to leading the strategic direction of Equiom’s yachting and aviation service lines and contributing to its continued growth and success.’ 

Continuing Equiom’s commitment to promoting from within and in recognition of additional responsibilities undertaken, Dawn Ashall has been promoted to Senior Manager – Client Services. Dawn is responsible for some of Equiom's managed trust companies and sits on their respective Boards. She provides technical guidance to a team of administrators in relation to a diverse portfolio, ensuring all statutory, accounting and regulatory obligations are met.

Aidan Davin, Managing Director of Equiom (Isle of Man) Limited, commented:

‘I’m pleased to welcome Edward to the Equiom Isle of Man Board. This appointment acknowledges Edward’s commitment to the business and the invaluable contribution that he makes. I congratulate Dawn on her promotion and thank her for her considerable input to Equiom since joining the business in 2014.’

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