Russell is a fully qualified Trust and Estate Practitioner who has worked within the Guernsey finance industry for nearly 20 years. His career began with a large accountancy firm before moving into their Trust and Company practice. During this time, he has led teams locally with a focus on specialised property development structures for clients including exclusive apartment blocks, residential property, retail centres and hotels. Prior to his move to NSM in 2017 he managed the administration for an independent trust Company running large property portfolios, both commercial and residential, for clients via several bespoke, multi-jurisdictional structures whilst also developing business within the sports and media fields, allowing stars from stage, screen and stadium to maximise their earning potential by structuring their image rights and associated contracts. Russell has both generalist and in-depth strengths in developing structures from simple to complex and is well-versed in clients’ day to day requirements.