Simon Ballands

Career History

Simon  joined Cavendish as a director in 1997  under its previous name of Plectron Trust Company Limited.  Simon has now retired as a director of the company having previously been responsible for a portfolio of international clients including family and corporate trusts, investment companies, employee benefit trusts and various Jersey corporate and individual clients.   Simon is now a consultant to the company sharing his experience and knowledge with other staff.

Responsibilities and Experience

Simon is a Chartered Accountant who qualified with Ernst & Young in Jersey.     Following a period with Ernst & Young Trust Company Limited in Jersey, Simon moved to HLB Jackson Fox and their trust company Fairway Trust Limited.    In 1995 Simon joined Baker Homyard and Plectron Trust Company Limited and in 1998 he became a partner of Baker Homyard and a director and shareholder of Plectron Trust Company Limited.   In 2011 the business of Baker Homyard was acquired by Baker Homyard Limited of which Simon is a director and shareholder.


Simon has an BSc(Econ) from Cardiff University and qualified as a Chartered Accountant  in 1992. Simon holds a practising certificate as a Chartered Accountant  from the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales and is a member of the Jersey Association of Chartered and Certified Accountants.  Simon is also a Member of the Society of Trust & Estate Practitioners.

Contact Details

Phone:    +44 (0) 1 534 888860