Tatiana Rydeard

Managing Director, Switzerland

Tatiana joined Law Trust Group as a Partner in 2015 and heads up Swiss operations. She is experienced in all aspects of trust and company administration for international clients. Her infectious enthusiasm and unconventional leadership style make her a real character to do business with. Eternally pragmatic, she believes the difference between an obstacle and an opportunity is your attitude to it.

Began career in 2003 in the IoM with a trust and corporate service provider, working on complex client structures, both private and corporate. After relocated to Jersey to head up the funds team of a large international bank, before moving to Moscow where she was responsible for driving new business from the emerging markets, more specifically the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS). In 2013 moved to Zurich to join a large international trust company as a Director before becoming part of the Law Trust.

An Associate Member of the Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators in England and Wales. Frequent author and contributor of articles and is a regular speaker at conferences and seminars on trust and company administration matters.

Email: tatiana.rydeard@lawtrustswiss.com
Tel: +41 41 531 30 32
Mob: +41 79 825 8820

Tony Keating

Director, Isle of Man

Tony has over 25 years’ experience in financial services, having worked in accountancy, compliance and fiduciary services for some of the Island’s largest providers as well as major blue chip companies in the UK. Working offshore for the last ten years, Tony formed Dolmen Fiduciary Services in 2011 which merged with The Law Trust in 2013.

Tony’s aim is on building a business whose core focus rests on the quality of service it delivers to its global client base. He is responsible for the strategic direction of the company and believes in the importance of promoting a team spirit within the business, empowering staff who all share in the company’s vision of providing a first class professional but personal service.

Email: tkeating@thelawtrust.com

Tel: +44 (0) 1624 640676

David Laderman LL.B

Director, Isle of Man

David, a qualified lawyer in England and Gibraltar, is a Director of The Law Trust and sits on the board of a number of client companies. He has extensive experience in international financial transactions, having practiced as a corporate finance lawyer with Clifford Chance before forming his own legal practice.

David moved to Gibraltar in 2006, where he advised on the establishment of offshore corporate and fund structures, moving to the Isle of Man in 2011 and forming Dolmen Fiduciary Services with Tony.

David advises clients throughout the world, whilst providing support to the wider team on technical issues and complex transactions. He believes in a commercial and can do approach to business to ‘get the job done’ which clients and their advisors find refreshing.

Email: dladerman@thelawtrust.com

Tel: +44 (0) 1624 640677

Rafael del Castillo Ionov

Director, Switzerland

Rafael joined Law Trust Switzerland AG as Director in 2017 and is responsible for corporate clients as well as business development in the CIS and Latin America. He is an admitted Attorney of the Bar Association of Madrid (Ilustre Colegio de Abogados de Madrid) and holds a Ph.D. in Law from the Universidad CEU San Pablo. He also holds degree with honors in the EMBA programme from the Skolkovo Moscow School of Management (2014).

With over 10 years of professional experience servicing large corporate clients in renewable energy and international retail chains he brings deed industry knowledge to Law Trust and its clients. Rafael has published a number of research papers on private equity, company law, corporate governance and contract law. Regular speaker at conferences, round tables and seminars on entreprenuership, company law and internationalization processes.

He speaks Spanish, English, German and Russian.

Email: rafael.delcastillo@lawtrustswiss.com

Tel: +41 41 531 30 30

Julia Kneen

Director

Julia, a Trust and Estate Practitioner, is also a Director of The Law Trust and has been with the business since the company was formed in 1987. She has over 30 years’ experience in the offshore industry, all on the Isle of Man, administering complex offshore structures for clients located around the globe.

Latterly, Julia has opted to expand her compliance function within the business, ensuring local regulation and internal procedures are adhered to. The industry experience Julia brings to this role, along with her knowledge of The Law Trust business and operating practices will ensure a commercial approach is taken to facilitate and resolve any compliance matters with minimal impact.

In this ever expanding world of compliance Julia has developed a real passion for ensuring clients continue to receive the high level of service they have come to expect, whilst ensuring we are operating within the remit of legislation and regulatory guidelines.

Email: jkneen@thelawtrust.com

Tel: +44 (0) 1624 640905

Tatiana Rydeard

Managing Director, Switzerland

Tony Keating

Director, Isle of Man

David Laderman LL.B

Director, Isle of Man

Rafael del Castillo Ionov

Director, Switzerland

Julia Kneen

Director