Mark Symons, Chartered Fellow of the Chartered Institute for Securities & Investment (CISI) has been appointed President of the CISI Guernsey Branch.
Mark has been working with Kleinwort Benson for 22 years and is Head of Custodian Trustee. He has 27 years experience in financial services. Having held management roles in the provision of private banking and investment services to private clients, he specialised in the provision of services to investment funds in 2005.
Outside work Mark enjoys cliff walking in Guernsey with his wife Nikki and is a keen scuba diver, windsurfer and surfer.
Speaking about his appointment, Mark said: “The CISI has an incredibly strong and increasingly unique branch network to support highly relevant training and education and promote the highest standards of professionalism within the securities and investment industry. As such they are an amazing professional body to be involved with and it is a great honour to be appointed as the President of the Guernsey Branch.”
Kevin Moore, Chartered MCSI and CISI Director of Global Business Development said: “We are very pleased to welcome Mark as President of our Guernsey Branch. We look forward to working closely with him to support the development of the membership and to promote the importance of attaining qualifications and maintaining continuing professional development.”