Meet the Fortress Directors

 

Andrew Ash TEP, ACIB

Andrew Ash TEP, ACIB

Managing Director

Andrew joined as Managing Director in March 2016 to strengthen the executive board of Fortress. Andrew is based in the Isle of Man and has over 35 years’ experience in trust, tax and corporate administration in the UK and internationally.

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Andy Lee Cert PFS

Andy Lee Cert PFS

Marketing Director

Andy has over 30 years experience in the UK and offshore marketplace. He is based in the UK and his experience has been gained from working for 3 major banks, an International Insurance Company, and 2 tax and trust planning advisory businesses.

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Edward Bennett LL.B.(Hons) TEP

Edward Bennett LL.B.(Hons) TEP

Director

Edward graduated in 2000 from the University of London with a law degree and after completing the Legal Practice Course Diploma and a two year training contract, was admitted as an English Solicitor in 2004. Since then he had worked in private practice undertaking residential and commercial conveyancing until he moved to the Isle of Man in 2006.

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Roger Bennett LL.B.(Hons)

Roger Bennett LL.B.(Hons)

Founder and Non-Executive Director

Roger obtained his honours LL.B law degree from the University of London in 1974. Thereafter he started his career with Lloyds Bank Plc. in London gaining substantial experience in company administration, tax planning, trusts, investments and portfolio management.

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David Turner F.C.A.

David Turner F.C.A.

Non-Executive Director

David graduated from the London School of Economics in 1976 and qualified as a chartered accountant in 1980 working for PKF (now BDO) in Sheffield. Upon qualification he returned to London to work as audit manager of 2 other major national firms before joining a West London general practice as partner in 1992.

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Scott Trimble FICA, ACol, ACSI

Scott Trimble FICA, ACol, ACSI

Non-Executive Director

Scott joined as a Non Executive Director in 2015. Scott is based in the Isle of Man and has more than 25 years’ experience working with financial firms in the Isle of Man. He ensures that regulatory requirements and customer service standards are consistently met across the business.

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