Real Estate

Real estate structuring and oversight is an increasingly fundamental component of many our clients’ wealth structuring proposition.

Wide ranging experience

HIGHVERN has considerable experience in establishing real estate structures for clients as well as providing high quality administration services to real estate holding structures. Structures currently under administration hold a wide variety of high-end residential and commercial property including offices, warehouses, residential developments and leisure facilities.

Flexible structuring

As well as providing traditional administration services to these structures we can also provide directorship, trustee and partnership services to corporate vehicles including Limited Partnerships (LPs), Jersey Property Unit Trusts (JPUTs) and REITS.

A value add proposition

Our other services include accounting, due diligence, corporate governance, tax classification and reporting (working in conjunction with third party legal and tax advisers). Through our high-quality client base and professional contacts we also assist with making appropriate introductions upon request.

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Miles Le Cornu

Head of Private Client Services

Miles is Head of Private Client Services at Highvern and has over 30 years experience in the Trust industry, the majority of these in positions of senior management.

Miles is responsible for all aspects of private client administration, relationship management and development.

Prior to joining Highvern, Miles spent 18 years at BNP Paribas as head of all Wealth Management activities in Jersey. Whilst his career has provided him with the opportunity to work with wealthy families from all parts of the globe he has significant experience of working with families in the Middle East and  Asia, regions he has travelled to extensively.

Miles is a member of the board of directors of Highvern Trustees Limited, an Associate member of the Chartered Institute of Financial Services and a fully qualified member of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (TEP).

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Simon Voisin

Private Client Director

Simon is a Private Client Director at Highvern. Simon has over 25 years experience in the Trust and Fiduciary industry having worked at independent and bank owned trust companies.

Previously head of a single family office, Simon has experience in overseeing a variety of structures and asset classes. At Highvern, Simon is responsible for a portfolio of high and ultra high net worth clients specialising in establishing and administering complicated structures for clients based primarily in the UK and Western Europe.

Simon is a fully qualified member of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (TEP), and holds the certificate in Company Direction from the Institute of Directors (IoD).

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Magdalena Gruell

associate director, Private Client Services

Magda is a Private Client Associate Director at Highvern. Magda has 8 years experience in Trust, having previously worked in the marketing and advertising industry.

Magda spent 4 years administering UK based structures before taking on a predominantly Middle Eastern high and ultra high net worth client base.

Magda is a fully qualified member of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (TEP).

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