Key People

Our ultimate aim is to nurture long-term mutually beneficial relationships with our clients. The entire  team is thus fully committed to providing a highly professional, efficient and personal service based on the tenents of integrity, reliability and optimum client care. For more information on how we can match your financial requirements to our fiduciary services, please contact our key people.

Geoff Gavey Geoff Gavey

Managing Director

Tel: +44 1481 748115

Geoff Gavey is the Managing Director of FNBIT and a Director of the holding company FNB International Wealth Management Holdings Limited which also owns Ashburton (Jersey) Limited. Prior to joining the Group in 1997, he was a Director of Fairbairn Trust Company Limited, a subsidiary of Old Mutual. Previously, he worked for Lloyds Bank International in both Guernsey and Gibraltar. He is an Associate of the Chartered Institute of Bankers, a Member of the Chartered Institute of Marketing and a registered Trust and Estate Practitioner.

Alan Glen Alan Glen


Tel: +44 1481 748116

Alan Glen is a Director of FNBIT. He has been working in the finance industry since 1993 and has completed the Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators (ICSA) Certificate, the Institute of Directors Diploma in Company Direction and is a member of the Fiduciary Institute of South Africa (FISA). He has been with the Company since 2000 and previously worked at Fairbairn Trust Company Limited. Throughout his career in the local finance industry, Alan has primarily focused on dealing with principals based in South Africa.

Chris Thompson Chris Thompson

Trust Manager

Tel: +44 1481 748144

Chris Thompson is a Trust Manager of FNBIT and has been working in the finance industry since 1979. He is an Associate of the Chartered Institute of Bankers (Trustee Diploma) and a Member of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP). He previously worked for National Westminster Guernsey Trust Company and Royal Bank of Canada Trust Company (Guernsey). He has been with the Company since 1997 in the role of office manager and client servicing manager and has vast experience of both personal and institutional clients.

Julian Janes Julian Janes

Senior Trust Officer

Tel: +44 1481 748114

Julian has been with FNBIT since 2010 and is responsible for the management of a wide range of fiduciary cases and property holding structures with predominately South African and East African based high net worth clients and intermediaries, including client and intermediary servicing in South Africa and East Africa. He holds the STEP Diploma and ICSA Level 4 Award in International Finance and Administration.

Jim Jenkins Jim Jenkins

Senior Trust Officer

Tel: +44 1481 748145

Jim joined FNBIT in 2011. He looks after complex fiduciary cases, particularly those in South Africa  for our Afrikaans client base. He has spent 18 months on secondment to our sister company Ashburton in Jersey which has allowed him to develop his investment expertise. Jim holds a BA Degree from Stellenbosch University and holds the STEP Diploma.

Chris Wrigley Chris Wrigley

Assistant Trust Manager

Tel: +44 1481 748129

Chris has over 20 years experience in financial services, having joined Barclays Bank in 1994.  He then  moved to HSBC Private Bank before joining FNBIT in 2010.  Chris looks after a portfolio of complex cases. Chris holds the STEP Diploma.


Holly Hubert Holly Hubert

Trust Manager

Tel: +44 1481 748175

Holly has over 10 years experience in financial services and joined FNBIT in 2010. Holly manages a team looking after a wide range of private investment holding trusts and commercial real estate structures. Holly also oversees our estate administration team. Holly holds a Bsc in Information Systems, the STEP Diploma and the Investment Advice Certificate.

Rudi Bodenstein Rudi Bodenstein


Tel: +44 1534 512035

Rudi is a Director of FNBIT. A qualified lawyer, he has 20 years experience in private practice and vast experience in litigation, case management, trust and estate planning, contract and legal document drafting and personal and family law. From 1992 to 2008, Rudi was a Director of JWB Attorneys in South Africa, before relocating to Jersey with his family. He has been working with the FirstRand Group since 2008. Rudi holds a BLC and an LLB and is an Attorney of the High Court of South Africa. He is also a Member of the Law Society of South Africa and the Law Society of Northern Provinces.

Alex Guilbert Alex Guilbert

Trust Manager

Tel: Tel: +44 1481 748140

Alex Guilbert manages a team responsible for the company's South Africa based principals with high net worth, complex, and UK property holding structures.  He has worked in the offshore finance industry since 1991, and is a qualified member the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP) and the Fiduciary Institute of South Africa (FISA),  an affiliate member of the Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators (ICSA), and holds the Institute of Directors (IoD) Certificate in Company Direction.

Alan Corlett Alan Corlett


Tel: +44 1481 748108

Alan Corlett is a Director of FNBIT. Having qualified as a Chartered Accountant in Guernsey, Alan moved to Johannesburg for a 2 year contract with KPMG, and subsequently worked for Investec Bank in Johannesburg. Returning to Guernsey in 1992, Alan co-headed the Guernsey office of an independent trust company before joining the company in 2010. Since returning to Guernsey, Alan has completed the Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators (ICSA) exams, the Securities Institute Diploma and the STEP Diploma in International Trust Management.