JTC has continued to bolster its Dubai team with the appointment of Tom Kimber as an Associate Director within its Private Client Services division. Tom will be responsible for a portfolio of international and domestic UAE entity structures, as well as helping to grow the JTC presence in the Middle East.
Tom has a wealth of experience in supporting the needs of internationally dynamic private clients, having worked in a variety of roles in the sector, including at a Channel Islands-based trust company, a private bank and within a family office in London.
Since relocating to the UAE five years ago, he has undertaken business development roles with a focus on global trust and corporate service providers working with both private and institutional clients.
Tom holds a Diploma in International Trust Management from the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP), is a member of STEP Arabia and currently serves as the branch’s secretary.
Commenting on the appointment, Naro Zimmerman, Director and Head of JTC’s UAE office, said: “Tom has substantial experience in the private client sector and within the Middle East market in particular. We are delighted to welcome him to our growing team.”
JTC recently won the ‘Independent Trust or Fiduciary Company’ category at the Wealthbriefing MENA Awards, which Tom attended.