Freddie White (Managing Director)

Freddie has been in practice for over 30 years and is the Managing Director of the Grant Thornton Group of companies in Gibraltar. A native of Northern Ireland, Freddie has developed Grant Thornton’s practice into one of Gibraltar premier accounting firms.

Experience

Freddie and his colleagues specialise in providing services to Gibraltar’s financial services sector including investment managers, funds, insurance companies, electronic banking and the commercial sector including but not limited to business in the construction, hospitality, property management and ship repair.

He is also considered Gibraltar’s leading insolvency practitioner in the financial services sector and is currently holding court appointments regarding a life assurance company and general insurer.

Acting as Joint Provisional Liquidator of two captive insurance companies.

Professional qualifications and memberships

Freddie is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Ireland. During 1997 he was admitted as a Registered Trust and Estate Practitioner with the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners.

Freddie is a past President of the Gibraltar Society of Accountants and has sat on the Finance Centre Council.

Freddie is approved by Gibraltar’s Financial Services Commission (the “FSC”) to act as Statutory Auditor under the Financial Services (Auditors) Act 2009 and he holds a Company Manager license issued by the FSC under the Financial Services (Investment and Fiduciary Services) Act.