Our People

Richard Bray

Relationship Director

Richard Bray has over 28 years’ in depth experience in Fund Administration and Management, 13 years of which were with a major Swiss financial institution. Richard has worked on a wide variety of funds, from relatively simple long only bond and equity funds, through to complex structured products and including private equity, commodity, derivative, and hedge funds of various strategies. Principally from an operational background, Richard has also worked closely with clients with the structuring of their products, and following on through to the successful set up and running of the fund. Richard has extensive experience on the Boards of Funds nad their Administrators, bringing to them a perspective on operational and compliance risks and concerns, as well as experience on a diverse range of asset and investment fields. Richard is involved on regulatory matters generally and sits on the Guernsey Investment Fund Association’s Administration and Technical Committees, as well as sitting on a sub-committee working closely with the Guernsey Financial Services Commission to deliver the Guernsey based AIFM rules.

Richard is a Member of the Chartered Management Institute.


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.