Press Release

23 February 2023

Nedbank Private Wealth strengthens private banking team

In a significant move to strengthen its wealth management presence on the Isle of Man, award-winning wealth manager Nedbank Private Wealth has appointed James Simpson to its team in the Isle of Man.

James brings more than 17 years’ experience and expertise in wealth management, wealth planning and banking. Prior to joining, James was area director for HSBC, having previously held roles including senior financial planning manager and acting as a senior, trusted adviser for high-net-worth individuals and their families.

In his new role as a Senior Private Banker, James is managing a portfolio of private and corporate clients and developing new wealth management driven relationships and opportunities.

Tim Cretney who leads the corporate team at Nedbank Private Wealth in the Isle of Man, said: “I’m delighted to welcome James. As we continue to develop and expand our Isle of Man business this is a strategically important new role. With the wealth management experience and knowledge of the professional market on the Isle of Man that he brings, he will be instrumental in growing our private client and corporate client business.”

From its head office on Hill Street in Douglas, Nedbank Private Wealth has an established track record of managing wealth for discerning families, trustees and high net worth individuals. Last year, the business won the Total Wealth Planning Award for the high-net-worth client category at the 2022 PAM Awards.

Photograph: James Simpson with Tim Cretney

About Nedbank Private Wealth

Nedbank Private Wealth, part of the Nedbank Group, is an award-winning boutique private bank with an established track record of providing investment, wealth planning, banking and lending services to our clients. We support a wide range of clients, including private individuals, professional intermediaries, non-trading companies, trusts and institutional investors. The UK, Jersey, Isle of Man and Dubai offices have specialist wealth management teams providing objective advice and guidance to families and private clients.


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