Meet our team

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Directors

Richard Le Tocq  FCCA, FCII, FIoD, C. Dir  As CEO of the Robus Group, Richard is responsible for driving the strategic vision for the Group and providing strong and dynamic leadership. Richard has over 25 years of experience in insurance company management. (Guernsey)

Richard Le Tocq FCCA, FCII, FIoD, C. Dir

As CEO of the Robus Group, Richard is responsible for driving the strategic vision for the Group and providing strong and dynamic leadership. Richard has over 25 years of experience in insurance company management.
(Guernsey)

RICHARD LE TOCQ
Chief Executive Officer

T  +44 (0)1481 742551
E richard.letocq@robusgroup.com

Andy Matthews  BCA, ACA  Andy is the Managing Director of our Gibraltar office and uses his extensive experience and knowledge of insurance and his strong commercial acumen to grow and develop the business and relationships with our client base. (Gibraltar)

Andy Matthews BCA, ACA

Andy is the Managing Director of our Gibraltar office and uses his extensive experience and knowledge of insurance and his strong commercial acumen to grow and develop the business and relationships with our client base.
(Gibraltar)

ANDY MATTHEWS
Managing Director

T  +350 20077065
E andy.matthews@robusgroup.com

Ben Dunning  FCCA  Ben is responsible for the financial accounting for the Robus Group as well as being the relationship manager and accountant for his client portfolio. Ben provides significant financial expertise and has knowledge of all types of captive insurance management including ILS and PCCs. (Guernsey)

Ben Dunning FCCA

Ben is responsible for the financial accounting for the Robus Group as well as being the relationship manager and accountant for his client portfolio. Ben provides significant financial expertise and has knowledge of all types of captive insurance management including ILS and PCCs.
(Guernsey)

 
Caroline Gilchrist Estella  FCCA, DIPCII  Caroline has been with Robus since the beginning and is responsible for overseeing Gibraltar clients’ financial and regulatory reporting. She has over 20 years post qualification experience in financial services, with most having been spent in insurance. (Gibraltar)

Caroline Gilchrist Estella FCCA, DIPCII

Caroline has been with Robus since the beginning and is responsible for overseeing Gibraltar clients’ financial and regulatory reporting. She has over 20 years post qualification experience in financial services, with most having been spent in insurance.
(Gibraltar)

CAROLINE GILCHRIST ESTELLA
Finance Director

T  +350 20077065
E caroline.gilchrist@robusgroup.com

Jamie Polson   As General Manager of the Guernsey office, Jamie has operational responsibilities as well as being the relationship manager and accountant for his client portfolio. He has over 15 years of experience and has managed various structures including PCCs, ICCs, captives and general (re)insurers. (Guernsey)

Jamie Polson

As General Manager of the Guernsey office, Jamie has operational responsibilities as well as being the relationship manager and accountant for his client portfolio. He has over 15 years of experience and has managed various structures including PCCs, ICCs, captives and general (re)insurers.
(Guernsey)

JAMIE POLSON
General Manager

T  +44 (0)1481 742556
E jamie.polson@robusgroup.com

Jon Abela  ACII, ARM, LISM, MIM  Jon has a strong insurance background, having spent 27 years working in Malta and the Middle East in technical and managerial roles, covering a multitude of insurer types and insurance classes. He joined Robus in 2018 as General Manager of our Maltese office. (Malta)

Jon Abela ACII, ARM, LISM, MIM

Jon has a strong insurance background, having spent 27 years working in Malta and the Middle East in technical and managerial roles, covering a multitude of insurer types and insurance classes. He joined Robus in 2018 as General Manager of our Maltese office.
(Malta)

JON ABELA
General Manager

T  +356 99420030
E jonathan.abela@robusgroup.com

 
Ruth Mathews  BSc (Hons), MICA, Cert CII  Ruth is responsible for compliance, risk management and company secretarial services for our clients in Gibraltar. She is highly knowledgeable on the Pillar 2 (system of governance) aspects of Solvency II and has over 10 years’ experience of company administration and compliance. (Gibraltar)

Ruth Mathews BSc (Hons), MICA, Cert CII

Ruth is responsible for compliance, risk management and company secretarial services for our clients in Gibraltar. She is highly knowledgeable on the Pillar 2 (system of governance) aspects of Solvency II and has over 10 years’ experience of company administration and compliance.
(Gibraltar)

 
 

RUTH MATHEWS
Compliance Director

T  +350 20077065
E ruth.mathews@robusgroup.com

 
 

Team

Carrie Jones  CAT  Carrie provides finance and company secretarial support to our clients in Guernsey while studying for her ACCA. (Guernsey)

Carrie Jones CAT

Carrie provides finance and company secretarial support to our clients in Guernsey while studying for her ACCA.
(Guernsey)

Darren Viñales BSc, MSc, FIA   Darren joined Robus’ actuarial service team in 2018. Darren became a Fellow of the Institute of Actuaries in 2009 and has worked for the Gibraltar FSC as well as a range of insurers across life, health and non-life including holding the actuarial function in previous roles. (Gibraltar)

Darren Viñales BSc, MSc, FIA

Darren joined Robus’ actuarial service team in 2018. Darren became a Fellow of the Institute of Actuaries in 2009 and has worked for the Gibraltar FSC as well as a range of insurers across life, health and non-life including holding the actuarial function in previous roles.
(Gibraltar)

Dawn Bell   Dawn is experienced in compliance, governance, risk and health and safety management, having managed medical treatment centres in the UK. She transferred these skills to insurance when she moved to Gibraltar in 2017 and now provides compliance, risk management and company secretarial services to her Gibraltar clients. (Gibraltar)

Dawn Bell

Dawn is experienced in compliance, governance, risk and health and safety management, having managed medical treatment centres in the UK. She transferred these skills to insurance when she moved to Gibraltar in 2017 and now provides compliance, risk management and company secretarial services to her Gibraltar clients.
(Gibraltar)

 
Dominic Sharp F IA  Dominic is a highly experienced actuary with over 20 years experience in insurance, most recently with the Gibraltar Financial Services Commission. He joined Robus in 2019 as Head of Actuarial Services, managing the team which spans Gibraltar and Malta, and is responsible for all actuarial services to clients. (Gibraltar)

Dominic Sharp FIA

Dominic is a highly experienced actuary with over 20 years experience in insurance, most recently with the Gibraltar Financial Services Commission. He joined Robus in 2019 as Head of Actuarial Services, managing the team which spans Gibraltar and Malta, and is responsible for all actuarial services to clients.
(Gibraltar)

Emma Young   Emma has over 10 years of customer service and administration experience and provides accounts support to her portfolio of Gibraltar clients. She is AAT part-qualified, currently working towards her Level 4 AAT Professional Diploma in Accounting. (Gibraltar)

Emma Young

Emma has over 10 years of customer service and administration experience and provides accounts support to her portfolio of Gibraltar clients. She is AAT part-qualified, currently working towards her Level 4 AAT Professional Diploma in Accounting.
(Gibraltar)

James Webber  ACII, MICA  James has over 20 years of experience in the insurance industry working on a wide variety of companies and structures, and fulfilling both insurance and compliance roles. He is responsible for the compliance and MLRO function for Guernsey clients as well as providing technical insurance and underwriting support. (Guernsey)

James Webber ACII, MICA

James has over 20 years of experience in the insurance industry working on a wide variety of companies and structures, and fulfilling both insurance and compliance roles. He is responsible for the compliance and MLRO function for Guernsey clients as well as providing technical insurance and underwriting support.
(Guernsey)

 
Joanne Hall   Jo has over 17 years of experience in administration, regulatory functions and business development, mainly in the public sector. During this time she gained extension knowledge of legislation and risk management, all excellent transferable skills for her role within our compliance and company secretarial team in Gibraltar. (Gibraltar)

Joanne Hall

Jo has over 17 years of experience in administration, regulatory functions and business development, mainly in the public sector. During this time she gained extension knowledge of legislation and risk management, all excellent transferable skills for her role within our compliance and company secretarial team in Gibraltar.
(Gibraltar)

Kamau Francis  FCCA, CPA, CGA, CA, MSc  Kamau joined Robus in 2018 after 8 years in audit. He is responsible for financial account management and insurance reporting for his client portfolio. He has a wide breadth of experience which includes fund and asset management organisations as well as (re)insurance. (Guernsey)

Kamau Francis FCCA, CPA, CGA, CA, MSc

Kamau joined Robus in 2018 after 8 years in audit. He is responsible for financial account management and insurance reporting for his client portfolio. He has a wide breadth of experience which includes fund and asset management organisations as well as (re)insurance.
(Guernsey)

Linda Blyth   Linda has a varied background, having started in the banking and payments industry before moving to counselling and administration. She moved to Gibraltar in 2018 and joined the Gibraltar team as office manager, putting her organisational skills to good use. (Gibraltar)

Linda Blyth

Linda has a varied background, having started in the banking and payments industry before moving to counselling and administration. She moved to Gibraltar in 2018 and joined the Gibraltar team as office manager, putting her organisational skills to good use.
(Gibraltar)

 
Linda Garratt   Previously from the banking sector, Linda has worked in the Insurance industry for the last 14 years.  She joined the Gibraltar team in 2019 as Accounts Administrator. (Gibraltar)

Linda Garratt

Previously from the banking sector, Linda has worked in the Insurance industry for the last 14 years.

She joined the Gibraltar team in 2019 as Accounts Administrator.
(Gibraltar)

Marlena Stokajlo   Marlena has over 15 years of experience in administration and now provides accounts support to her portfolio of Gibraltar clients. She is AAT part-qualified, currently working towards her Level 4 AAT Professional Diploma in Accounting. (Gibraltar)

Marlena Stokajlo

Marlena has over 15 years of experience in administration and now provides accounts support to her portfolio of Gibraltar clients. She is AAT part-qualified, currently working towards her Level 4 AAT Professional Diploma in Accounting.
(Gibraltar)

Martin Bourgaize   Martin has worked in financial services for 30 years, gaining extensive experience in a range of companies and structures such as Limited Partnerships, PCCs, ICCs and listed entities. In addition to technical knowledge of insurance underwriting and claims handling, he also has experience in company secretarial and corporate governance matters. (Guernsey)

Martin Bourgaize

Martin has worked in financial services for 30 years, gaining extensive experience in a range of companies and structures such as Limited Partnerships, PCCs, ICCs and listed entities. In addition to technical knowledge of insurance underwriting and claims handling, he also has experience in company secretarial and corporate governance matters.
(Guernsey)

 
Matthew  Ciantar CPA PCiA MIA  Matthew is a qualified accountant and auditor with over seven years of international post-qualification experience with KPMG and MunichRe, including insurance, remote gaming and technology. He is responsible for financial account management and insurance reporting for his client portfolio. (Malta)

Matthew Ciantar CPA PCiA MIA

Matthew is a qualified accountant and auditor with over seven years of international post-qualification experience with KPMG and MunichRe, including insurance, remote gaming and technology. He is responsible for financial account management and insurance reporting for his client portfolio.
(Malta)

Michael Lamin ACMA, CGMA, BComm (Hons)   Michael is a senior accountant with 15 years of experience with Deutsche Bank, Deutsche Postbank and LAMP Insurance, including banking, insurance and digital ledger technology. He is responsible for finance team and client finance services for his client portfolio. (Gibraltar)

Michael Lamin ACMA, CGMA, BComm (Hons)

Michael is a senior accountant with 15 years of experience with Deutsche Bank, Deutsche Postbank and LAMP Insurance, including banking, insurance and digital ledger technology. He is responsible for finance team and client finance services for his client portfolio.
(Gibraltar)

Pearl Laude BSc, CPA, Cert CII   Having obtained her degree and CPA qualification, Pearl spent four years in audit and consultancy in the financial services industry before moving to the local insurance sector in 2015. She joined Robus in 2019 and is responsible for financial account management and insurance reporting for her client portfolio. (Gibraltar)

Pearl Laude BSc, CPA, Cert CII

Having obtained her degree and CPA qualification, Pearl spent four years in audit and consultancy in the financial services industry before moving to the local insurance sector in 2015. She joined Robus in 2019 and is responsible for financial account management and insurance reporting for her client portfolio.
(Gibraltar)

 
Silvia Salyova  FCCA  Silvia is a senior accountant with over 7 years’ experience of insurance accounting and is responsible for her clients’ financial and regulatory reporting. In particular, she is our expert on the reporting requirements of Solvency II, having managed the project to prepare for this. (Gibraltar)

Silvia Salyova FCCA

Silvia is a senior accountant with over 7 years’ experience of insurance accounting and is responsible for her clients’ financial and regulatory reporting. In particular, she is our expert on the reporting requirements of Solvency II, having managed the project to prepare for this.
(Gibraltar)

Stewart McLaughlin  FCCA  A highly experienced finance professional with an extensive background in insurance, risk management and fund management for over 25 years. A specialist in insurance management and an expert in his field. A qualified accountant who has developed skills in all other aspects of corporate management including company secretarial, financial analysis and business development. (Guernsey)

Stewart McLaughlin FCCA

A highly experienced finance professional with an extensive background in insurance, risk management and fund management for over 25 years. A specialist in insurance management and an expert in his field. A qualified accountant who has developed skills in all other aspects of corporate management including company secretarial, financial analysis and business development.
(Guernsey)

Stuart Vella Bonello   Stuart previously worked at the Malta Financial Services Authority and is experienced in Solvency II requirements. He is a part qualified actuary and member of our actuarial team, carrying out solvency and capital modelling for Gibraltar and Malta clients. (Malta)

Stuart Vella Bonello

Stuart previously worked at the Malta Financial Services Authority and is experienced in Solvency II requirements. He is a part qualified actuary and member of our actuarial team, carrying out solvency and capital modelling for Gibraltar and Malta clients.
(Malta)

 
Tina Allen   An administration professional, Tina is responsible for office administration and finance assistance in the Guernsey office. (Guernsey)

Tina Allen

An administration professional, Tina is responsible for office administration and finance assistance in the Guernsey office.
(Guernsey)