Saffery Champness recognised in 2019 Private Client Global Elite Directory

12 Sep 2019

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Lisa Vizia and James Hender have been included in Legal Week’s Private Client Global Elite Directory for 2019.

This is the first year that the Directory features recommendations on individuals across accountancy and tax, private banks, wealth management, trustees and multi-family offices.

Lisa Vizia is a director of Saffery Champness Registered Fiduciaries in Guernsey where she heads up a dedicated family office team. She was recommended by the directory in both the ‘Trustee: exotic assets’ and ‘Trustee: multinational families’ categories, as well as being recognised for her specialisms in: family office, Middle East structures / Shari’a Law and non-standard assets and investments.

Lisa was recognised as a Top 20 Trustee on the 2018 Citywealth Leaders List and was listed as a 2018 Citywealth IFC Top 200 Power Woman.

James Hender, partner and Head of Private Wealth at Saffery Champness LLP in London, was recognised by the directory for his tax advisory work. He specialises in advising high net worth clients in the financial services sector, including senior bankers, hedge fund managers and private equity specialists as well as entrepreneurs and business owner-managers. He has been listed as a UK Top 10 Tax Accountant in Spear’s magazine for the past five years.

Launched in 2017, the Private Client Global Elite Directory serves as a highly respected global directory of the world’s top private client and trust and estates litigation talent, as well as rising stars within the industry.