Executive Director for Private Wealth
Joining Vistra in 2011, Simon Morgan is the Executive Director for Private Wealth, where he manages a portfolio of Vistra’s global ultra-high net worth client relationships.
Simon has been in the international fiduciary business since 1982, working in Jersey and the Cayman Islands. He began his career as a Trust Administrator, becoming Head of Business Development at HSBC Private Bank before joining Barclays Private Bank in Cayman as Head of their fiduciary services. Simon relocated to Jersey as Barclays’ Head of Wealth Structuring before moving to RBS Coutts as the Global Head of Trust and Fiduciary.
During 2019 and 2020, Simon was Worldwide Chair of the Society of Trust & Estate Practitioners (STEP).
He is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Financial Services (IFS) and is listed in Who’s Who Legal as one of the world’s leading practitioners in his field.
Simon won Gold in Trustee of the Year, Channel Islands & Isle of Man category at the 2021 Citywealth IFC Awards.
Simon won the Geoffrey Shindler Award for Outstanding Contribution to the Profession at the STEP 2021/22 Private Client Awards
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STEP re-elects Simon Morgan TEP of Vistra Jersey as worldwide Chair
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10 Apr 2019
STEP Elects Simon Morgan of Vistra Jersey as New Worldwide Chair
18 Oct 2018