The Minister of Finance, on behalf of the Luxembourg Grand Duke, presented the award to John at a private awards ceremony for services to the Luxembourg financial industry over the past 25 years.
A well-respected service provider on the Isle of Man, delivering corporate, tax, and accounting services to a broad range of clients.
The British Virgin Islands is nominally home to 400,000 companies, and desperate to fend off the transparency movement.
Mort Mirghavameddin, CEO of Trust Corporation, said: “We are extremely pleased to follow up our nomination for a STEP Private Client Award with a two-tier climb to the top tier of the top independent trust companies listing.
The opening of this new office expands SANNE’s already strong network of offices across the EMEA, Asia-Pacific and Americas region and adds further capability and scope to the services SANNE can offer its clients.
The conference, entitled ‘Beyond Boundaries’, will explore key issues shaping the funds sector, including the increasingly global outlook of fund managers, shifts in regulation and distribution, and the rise of the alternatives sector.