Aaron Le Cornu

Chief Operating Officer

Aaron has over 25 years in financial services.  Prior to Joining Sancus, Aaron was Chief Financial Officer at Elian Fiduciary Services and was instrumental in the management buy out of Elian from Ogier in 2014, with the support of Electra Private Equity.  Having grown significantly both organically and through acquisitions, Elian operated in 22 countries at the time of its sale to Intertrust Group in late 2016.   Prior to this, Aaron was Chief Operating Officer at Ogier, a leading offshore legal and fiduciary firm.

Aaron started his career, training as a Chartered Accountant with Arthur Andersen in London.  After 9 years in their specialist financial services division, both in London and Sydney, he left to join HSBC.  Aaron spent several years setting up retail banking operations for HSBC in Central Europe and was extensively involved in the acquisition of M&S Money in 2004.  He moved to Jersey in 2006 as Deputy CEO of HSBC International, where he had responsibility for the banking and wealth management businesses, including the teams in UK, Hong Kong, Singapore, Dubai, Johannesburg, Cape Town and Malta.