James Christie


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Heritage Hall, PO Box 225

Le Marchant Street

St. Peter Port

Guernsey GY1 4HY

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Fund Services


James is a Director of Estera International Fund Managers (Guernsey) Limited.

He is responsible for the delivery of fund administration services, company secretarial services and client relationship management for a range of private equity, infrastructure, senior debt and energy funds.

Having worked in the local fund industry since 1997, James has a detailed knowledge of fund administration, fund management and Guernsey's regulatory framework. James has held a range of board appointments for fund management and licensed fund investment companies incorporated in Guernsey and other jurisdictions, which has resulted in the development of his strong focus on corporate governance.

James graduated with a BEng (Hons) in Metallurgy from the University of Surrey in 1993, and was awarded an MBA from Henley Management College in 2001. James is a member of the Chartered Institute for Securities & Investment and the Institute of Directors.



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01 November 2018

The Estera team in Guernsey has grown to create a sizeable fund administration offering in the Channel Islands. Directors Norman Amey, Kevin Smith and James Christie higlight the funds services offered and discuss the benefits of being part of a large group.

11 July 2018

Estera will administer a Guernsey fund investing in songs and musical intellectual property rights which was admitted to the London Stock Exchange on 11 July 2018 after raising £202.2 million.  Hipgnosis Songs Fund Limited (Hipgnosis Songs) was founded by Merck Mercuriadis, the former manager of Beyoncé, Elton John, Morrissey, Iron Maiden and Guns N’ Roses.