Senior Trust Officer, Chelsea Ford has won the Gold award for Trust Officer of the Year at the 2021 Citywealth Future Leaders Awards, held on 11 November 2021 in London.
Judged by a panel of leading professionals from across the private wealth management sector, the Future Leaders Awards seek to champion emerging talents under 40 in the sector, with Ford’s accolade recognising her outstanding contribution to the trust industry.
Ford joined the finance industry in 2016 as a Trainee Trust Administrator prior to joining VG in 2020. Promoted to Senior Trust Officer just four months later, she has built a reputation as a rising star both within VG and the broader Jersey trust sector.
Debbie Lumsden, Private Client Director at VG commented on Chelsea’s achievement:
“This prestigious award is testament to Chelsea’s outstanding hard work and contribution at VG. She is an extremely diligent, motivated and positive young professional who has rapidly built her reputation within the company and beyond. Her commitment to the highest standard of service and the quality of her relationships with clients has laid the foundation for a very bright future in Jersey’s finance industry and it is fantastic to see this well-deserved recognition from other leaders in the sector.”