Born and raised in Guernsey, Melanie started her fiduciary career in 1998 and moved to Hong Kong in June 2007 initially working for a large institutional trustee before moving to Nerine in March 2009.
Melanie held the position of Managing Director from 2014 to June 2020. She will remain in Hong Kong working with clients until she moves back to Guernsey mid-July.
Melanie oversees PraxisIFM Nerine’s growth in Asia and works with a number of intermediaries and clients in the region, providing bespoke and tailored solutions on all aspects of estate and succession planning covering multiple jurisdictions as well as providing guidance on family governance matters.
She has written several articles for international publications, and was named in the Citywealth Leaders List in 2014 to 2019. Shortlisted in the International Finance Centres Power Women Top 200 List in 2014 to 2018 and shortlisted in the International Finance Centres Power Women Top 100 in 2019.
She is a STEP member and sits on the STEP Hong Kong Education and Training sub-committee.