Howard Sharp QC

Non-executive Director

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Howard Sharp QC joined Vannin Capital as a non-executive director in September 2016. He serves as an independent director of the Board providing substantial legal experience, including as former Her Majesty's Solicitor General of the States of Jersey.

He is founder of Ardent Chambers, a barrister-style chambers based in Jersey providing legal advice and advocacy. In 2016, Ardent Chambers successfully advised on a number of significant multimillion pound cases for international clients, including a landmark civil asset case and an historic international corruption case, both in Jersey's Royal Court.

His diverse legal practice extends to advising on commercial; trust; civil; international fraud, bribery and corruption; regulatory; TIEAs, CRS, FATCA; public law matters.

Prior to moving into private practice, Howard was Her Majesty's Solicitor General for Jersey between 2010 and 2015.

He is listed in Who's Who and has spoken at the World Bank in Washington, D.C. and the United Nations in Vienna.


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