Chris has been associated with Abacus since 1984 and is a shareholder of the Group.
He was a partner in Coopers & Lybrand from the mid 1980’s until its merger with Price Waterhouse in 1998.
Following the merger of the two firms, Chris became senior partner of PricewaterhouseCoopers in the Isle of Man until his retirement from the firm in 2003.
Chris was also a licensed UK Insolvency practitioner specialising in Receiverships and Administrations and is a former Chairman of the Isle of Man Society of Chartered Accountants.
Telephone: +44 1624 689600
Stewart joined Abacus in January 1993 when it was part of Coopers & Lybrand Isle of Man and became an Abacus Director and Coopers & Lybrand partner in 1995 and was later a PricewaterhouseCoopers partner until 2000.
A shareholder of the group, Stewart trained with and previously worked for a big four accounting practice.
Stewart has over 40 years’ taxation experience, with particular emphasis on the taxation of individuals, offshore trusts and companies. Active in business development and existing client care, Stewart regularly travels to the UK and further afield promoting Abacus’ services and managing client relationships.
Stewart is a Scottish Chartered Accountant, a member of STEP and of the Institute of Directors.
A true Scotsman, Stewart’s heritage is evident in his passion for golf. Whether at home or away Stewart can often be found on the golf course swinging a club or Fore!
Telephone: +44 1624 689666
Mobile: +44 7624 463613
Paul joined Abacus as a Senior Manager in September 1996 when it was part of Coopers & Lybrand Isle of Man.
In April 2005 he was promoted to Operations Director and was appointed as a Director to the board of Abacus Trust Company Limited and Abacus Financial Services Limited in April 2006. In 2015 Paul was appointed Chief Executive Officer of Abacus Malta.
Paul has over 25 years’ experience in Operations, 20 years of which have been spent within the financial services sector. As head of Abacus Malta, Paul is responsible for overseeing its operations as well as continuing with his responsibility for IT and Systems, Finance and Administration, Compliance and Risk across the group.
Paul holds a BSc Hons degree in Applied Statistics and Computing, a Diploma in Company Direction and is a Member of the Institute of Directors, sits on the Board of the Isle of Man Association of Corporate Service Providers and is an Associate Member of the Alliance of Isle of Man Compliance Professionals.
The ultimate family guy, Paul loves to spend time with his wife and children – be it on holiday, out walking the dog or simply at home, you can be sure to find one of them by his side or nearby.
Telephone: +44 1624 689654
Annie has nearly 25 years’ experience in the fiduciary sector, having first moved to the Isle of Man in 1993 and having started her trust career managing client portfolios ranging from trust structures for wealthy families through to an employee benefit scheme for a large Plc.
In 2007 Annie moved into the world of change and business transformation. She relocated to Mauritius to establish an outsourced service centre for the trust business, before coming back to the Isle of Man in 2008 to widen that scope within their European footprint.
Continuing in business transformation, in 2013 Annie moved to Malta to establish a trust business for an Isle of Man based group, before returning in 2015 to focus on acquisitions across their global business.
Having been lucky enough to travel the world, Annie continues to enjoy travel whenever the opportunity arises. She also enjoys cooking and experimenting with cuisines from around the world, testing her cooking skills on friends and family, as well as putting on her walking boots for a good walk.