Richard Prosser

Group Director

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13-14 Esplanade

St Helier




Richard Prosser is group director of Estera Trust (Jersey) Limited (Formerly Appleby) and Director of the corporate and trust teams in Jersey. He is also head of the Estera group trust service line.

He has been involved in the financial services industry in Jersey for over 30 years and has extensive experience in dealing with offshore structures for high net worth families based throughout the world. He travels extensively to meet with settlors and beneficiaries.

Richard is listed as a Citywealth Leader 2017 following his 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012 and 2011 recognitions. This annual list aims to highlight the best of those individuals working in the private wealth management sector. He has also been listed on ePrivate Client Top 50 Most Influential List for 2017.

He is on the board of a number of companies quoted in London and elsewhere, including property companies and investment management companies.

Richard is a Chairman of Threadneedle Investments (C.I.) Limited, Manager of the Threadneedle Property Unit Trust with assets worth over £1.3 billion. He is also Chairman of Aberdeen Latin American Income Fund, quoted in London, and Damille Investments II Limited, a closed ended investment company listed on the Specialist Fund Market of the London Stock Exchange, and Director of Phoenix Spree Deutschland Limited, a German property fund listed on the main market of the London Stock Exchange.

Richard qualified as a chartered accountant in 1989.He is a fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales, a member of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners and a member of the Institute of Directors.


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23 May 2017

Three professionals from Estera have been named as prominent figures in private wealth on the prestigious Citywealth Leaders List 2017.

28 November 2016

Estera CEO Farah Ballands and Group Director Richard Prosser have both been named on eprivateclient’s 50 Most Influential List 2017, the definitive list of professionals deemed to be at the forefront of shaping the private client industry.