Our People

Graham Basham

Group Partner and Managing Director of Guernsey

Graham Basham, ACIB (Trustee), TEP is a Group Partner of the Active Group. Graham has extensive practical experience working with a number of large institutions such as Lloyds Bank, Deutsche Bank and Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce. This was primarily in the fiduciary industry in the UK, Cayman Islands and Guernsey, focusing on private clients. During his 38 years in the business, this has expanded into the funds area and he now heads the entire Guernsey business which includes Compliance, Company Secretarial, Corporate Services and Business Incubation.

Graham is an Associate, Chartered Institute of Bankers (Trustee Diploma), an Associate, Society of Trust & Estate Practitioners, and a member of the Institute of Directors.

Graham holds a variety of directorships both executive and non-executive for a number of investment, fund and private client companies. He is closely involved with a number of property funds and his directorships also include several local trust companies.

HAVE MERGED FROM JULY 2018

Active Group and Optimus Group, two leading corporate governance and regulatory compliance service providers have merged to provide an enhanced and more extensive service to clients. This brings together the two most experienced corporate governance, risk management and compliance service companies in Guernsey.

Details of the new name and web site will follow but in the meantime please access either website for information.