Financial services firm Zedra has been named Isle of Man Trust Company of the Year at the prestigious Citywealth International Financial Centre Awards.
The results were announced at an online virtual ceremony in London as the specialist in trust, corporate and fund services was officially recognised as one of the leading players in the industry.
Based in Upper Church Street in Douglas, the Zedra Group employs more than 630 people across 15 jurisdictions, including 70 at its Douglas office.
Managing Director, Joanna Bodell, was full of praise for the Isle of Man team.
She said: ‘We are honoured to receive this award which represents a strong, independent endorsement of our ongoing dedication and commitment to providing exemplary service to our local and international clients. I am incredibly proud of our Isle of Man team and this recognition is testament to the hard work and expertise of our staff who ensure we deliver the very highest level of service.
‘To be named as the leading trust company in our jurisdiction demonstrates the strength and depth we are able to offer our clientsand I would like to thank the judges and all of our clients and contacts who voted for our team in the Isle of Man.’
The Citywealth IFC Awards, now in their 11th year, were established to highlight excellence in the private wealth sector across the major international finance centres.
A panel of highly respected judges with experience of working with advisors across international jurisdictions judge the nominations based on their excellence in innovation, expertise and service. An online public vote opens once the shortlist is announced.
Zedra, which has ambitious growth plans, delivers tailored high-quality solutions to clients who include high net worth individuals and their families seeking diversified active-wealth solutions, as well as medium to large sized companies, asset managers and their investors.