Meet the Board
Paul spent most of his career in the printing and communications industry, holding senior leadership roles in Europe, the US and Asia. From 2008 to 2013, Paul was the chief executive of the Durrell Wildlife Conservation Trust, an internationally renowned wildlife charity. Paul has a number of directorships in finance, insurance and property development and, in 2012, was appointed as the founding chairman for Digital Jersey, a partnership between the Government of Jersey and the digital sector to represent and promote the industry.
Peter Walpole Chartered Insurer, FIRM, FIoD, FCMI
Senior Non-Executive Director
Peter is the founder of Insurance Corporation which he established in 1982 with share capital of £500,000; on his retirement as Managing Director in 2007, the value of the Corporation was estimated at £110 million. Over the years Peter has and continues to serve many diverse business, political and charitable organisations as president, chairman or board/committee member. He is actively involved in the off-shore financial services sector and in the wider world is a Liveryman of the Worshipful Company of Insurers and a Freeman of the City of London. On a personal note, Peter is married to Jean and they have four children who are living and working in Hong Kong, Guernsey, Perth Western Australia and San Francisco.