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Douglas Mackay


Douglas is an executive director of Active Management Services Limited and has more than 20 years’ experience in the finance industry, principally in the areas of fund management and fund administration. He has extensive experience in a broad range of fund types including hedge funds and private equity, together with expertise in the local regulatory environment. Prior to joining Active he was a vice-president at Northern Trust where he acted as relationship manager to several of their largest fund administration clients together with having responsibility for developing the business locally. During his career he has acted and continues to act as a director of a broad range of regulated investment businesses, including investment management companies, fund administration companies and listed investment funds.


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.