Richard Prosser

Group Director and Head of Guernsey

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Old Bank Chambers

La Grande Rue

St Martin's

Guernsey GY4 6RT


Richard is a Group Director with overall responsibility for Estera's global trust services offering, its corporate services business in Jersey and its Mauritius office.

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.

Richard is on the board of a number of companies quoted in London and elsewhere, including property companies and investment management companies. He is Chairman of Threadneedle Investments (C.I.) Limited and Manager of the Threadneedle Property Unit Trust, with assets worth over £1.3 billion, as well as 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. He is also Director of Phoenix Spree Deutschland Limited, a German property fund listed on the Main Market.

As head of Estera’s Mauritius office, Richard has responsibility for a rapidly growing operation, offering a complete range of corporate services.

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.

Richard 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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from our teams across the Estera group.

09 February 2018

Estera continues to strengthen its workforce following a senior appointment.  David Lambotte has joined as a Director and his role encompasses the management and development of the group’s private client services.

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.