Allan Wood

Business Development Director - Africa

Jersey Finance

Biography

Allan joined Jersey Finance as Business Development Director following 5 years with Barclays International in Jersey. Allan has over 25 years’ financial service experience in Jersey and the UK.

Prior to Jersey Finance Allan was Vice President and leader of the Jersey International business within Barclays Wealth & Investment Management division based in Jersey. Previous to this he spent 20 years with Royal Bank of Scotland and has extensive experience managing business units, teams and clients within the international arena. Professionally, he is a member of the Chartered Institute for Securities & Investment (CISI).

Jersey Finance works in partnership with local government to promote Jersey as a well-regulated, internationally responsible jurisdiction. Our pitch to Africa is the way in which we can help to introduce new capital to key markets and help corporates and HNW families legitimately internationalise and diversify their wealth.

Allan is a keen runner in his spare time and has successfully completed the London Marathon in 2014 & 2016. He’s also a committee member two Jersey Foundation Grace Crocker Family Support and Jersey 2 Africa 4.