Investment Committee

Jacques Ellul Soler

Jacques has over 15 years’ experience in the financial services industry and is currently a Fund Manager at Garraway Global Equity Fund. Prior to this he has spent several years acting as a Director & Chief Operating Officer of a UCITS & Alternative Investment Fund (AIFM) management company. He currently also acts as an independent director and investment committee member for local regulated entities.

For over seven years he worked for Blevins Franks, a UK offshore financial services company based in Malta, with around €2 billion under management. Throughout these years, Jacques occupied several senior positions, amongst which was a Private Client Manager in which he serviced and regularly reviewed new and existing high net worth clients’ investment portfolios. Subsequently he was nominated the firm’s Head Investment Analyst, responsible for conducting economic, financial market and fund research and analysis. He assisted the firm’s financial advisors in dealing with technical and complex investment issues.

For two years, he also held the position of Investment Manager with Jesmond Mizzi Financial Advisors Ltd, one of the largest local financial advisory firms.
Jacques received his Master’s Degree in Business Administration in 2007 and prior to that received his Bachelor of Commerce (Honours) Banking and Finance degree in 2002, both from the University of Malta. He further obtained the Certificate for Financial Advisors (CeFA) from the Institute of Financial Services in 2008 and the Investment Management Certificate from the CFA Society of the UK in 2011.