Estera has appointed Melanie McEnery as Operations Director, Jersey.

Mel joined Estera in July 2006 as Operations Manager. She subsequently became a Client Director and was appointed to the board in April 2017.

Mel has over 20 years’ industry experience and has played a fundamental role in managing the operational aspects of the Jersey business along with global operational projects. She also provides director services to client structures across Estera’s various services lines within the Jersey office.

As Operations Director, Mel will assume overall responsibility for operational excellence in all aspects of the business; providing a strong infrastructure to support its fee-earning teams.

Farah Ballands, Chief Executive Officer at Estera, said: “In her time at Estera, Mel has proved to be an invaluable member of the operations team, bringing experience, commitment and a wide skill set to all aspects of the business. This is a natural and well-deserved step up. Jersey is one of Estera’s key jurisdictions and I have no doubt that Mel will help drive the office’s continued success.”

Mel added: “I’m really honoured to take on this new role and the responsibilities that come with it. I’ll be working with an amazing team and look forward to helping continue to deliver the quality service that Estera is renowned for as well as supporting growth of the business.”

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