Simon Ballands

Career, responsibility and experience

Simon is a Chartered Accountant who qualified with Ernst & Young, Jersey and subsequently worked for a local accountancy firm and trust company. In 1995, Simon joined the predecessor firm to Abaris Chartered Accountants, becoming Partner and stakeholder of that business- a role which he held for more than 20 years, stepping down as director in 2018. Simon remains a Consultant to the firm sharing his broad experience and knowledge with other staff.

During his many years in business he was responsible for a varied portfolio of international clients including family and corporate trusts, investment companies, Employee Benefit Trusts and various Jersey corporate and individual clients.


Simon was awarded a BSc (Econ) by Cardiff University and subsequently qualifying as a Chartered Accountant, in 1992. Simon holds a practising certificate issued by the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales and is a member of the Jersey Association of Chartered and Certified Accountants and a Member of the Society of Trust & Estate Practitioners.


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