Stonehage Fleming has announced the appointment of Natasha Newell, as Director to the Group’s Family Office team in Guernsey.
Natasha (pictured) has extensive experience of offshore trusts, having worked as a senior lawyer for some of the world’s leading offshore law firms, most recently Carey Olsen. She began her career as a competition lawyer in Brussels and subsequently qualified as an English barrister. She practiced out of a leading commercial set of barristers’ Chambers in London for over a decade. Natasha moved to Guernsey in 2014 and later qualified as a Guernsey Advocate. Her professional memberships include STEP, ACTAPS and the Chancery Bar Association.
Natasha’s broad commercial law background means that she is well placed to implement sound structured governance frameworks and deal with the types of cross-border estate and succession issues often faced by our clients.
Natasha has been appointed to the Board of Stonehage Fleming (Guernsey) Limited as well as the Boards of its Corporate Trustees and Corporate Directors. She will work closely with the Stonehage Fleming Family Office accounting, banking and investment teams. Her role is effective immediately and she will report directly to Iris Harvey, Head of Family Office Guernsey.
Iris Harvey, Head of Family Office, Stonehage Fleming Guernsey, said: “It is a pleasure to welcome Natasha to Stonehage Fleming. She is a seasoned and accomplished professional who brings a wealth of experience to our existing talented and dedicated team. Her appointment demonstrates our continued commitment to being the pre-eminent independent adviser to the world’s leading families and wealth creators and we are delighted to welcome her to the team.”