Guernsey – the jurisdiction of choice in the South African private wealth space

Meet Guernsey Finance's first dedicated representative in South Africa, Grant McLeod, and hear from funds expert Christopher Jehan on why Guernsey's reputation among leading South African managers is assured.


The WE ARE GUERNSEY podcast highlights Guernsey’s strengths across the breadth of the island’s financial services sector.

In this episode we talk to our new South Africa representative Grant McLeod and Christopher Jehan, Chairman of the Guernsey Investment and Funds Association (GIFA) to find out more about the island’s relationship with South Africa in catering for private wealth, pensions and investment funds.

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Meet the panel

Grant McLeod, South Africa Consultant, WE ARE GUERNSEY

Grant recently joined WE ARE GUERNSEY and has more than two decades of financial services experience in senior business development roles in South Africa, UK and the Cayman Islands, having worked in private banking, wealth management and fiduciary services in South Africa in a number of senior roles, representing global companies

Christopher Jehan

Christopher is a Consultant and Non-Executive Director in Guernsey. He spent 22 years with the Investec Group in the island before founding Midshore Consulting, an investment funds business based in Guernsey and Florida. He is Chairman of the Guernsey Investment & Funds Association, President of the Guernsey branch of the Chartered Institute for Securities & Investment, and a board member at WE ARE GUERNSEY.

WE ARE GUERNSEY promotes Guernsey’s financial services sector internationally. South Africa is one of our key global markets.