Melanie Duquemin, David Ainger and Lucy Smith have all been promoted to director level at Intertrust in Guernsey.

The promotions span client-facing teams as well as promoting Mr Ainger to Operations Director.

Mrs Duquemin has been promoted to a Director of Fund Services. She has worked at Intertrust for over 20 years and has a wealth of knowledge in fund administration services.

She will play an active role in the Guernsey fund services business which has expertise in dealing with private equity, infrastructure, real estate and listed funds.

Mr Ainger started work in London for a consultancy firm where he gained experience of the technical operating models for a variety of companies. This knowledge gave him the skill set to adapt quickly to new complex situations and to translate issues into workable solutions.

Now as Operations Director he will be responsible for Intertrust in Guernsey’s business change management and oversee changes to technical systems and process enhancements.

With 18 years of experience in a wide range of structures, Mrs Smith has been promoted to a Director of Trust and Corporate Services. In her new role, she will lead a range of private wealth trust and company structures and mentor two trust admin teams.

Managing Director of Intertrust in Guernsey, Paul Schreibke, said: “It’s fantastic that Melanie, David and Lucy have all been promoted to fulfil these important roles. They are experienced professionals in their respective fields and these promotions are the result of determination, commitment and high levels of performance.

“These promotions reflect the growth of the office in Guernsey and increase the number of client-facing directors in the firm. This is part of a continual drive towards providing excellence in client service and David’s new role as Operations Director will see him take on responsibility for internal processes both locally and globally. We’re looking forward to Melanie, David and Lucy driving Intertrust forward and building on our success.”