John Sheath CDir FFA FAIA FIoD
CDir FFA FAIA FIoD
Non Executive Director at Antelle IT Ltd
John is a Chartered Director, independent NED & business consultant, specialising in Risk & Corporate Governance, Business Development and Business Improvement. He is an Ambassador for the Institute of Directors Chartered Director programme and an experienced Funds director.
With a wide international experience including banking, captive & mutual insurance, funds, fiduciary services, manufacturing industry and even the space sector. He has worked closely with professionals & Government representatives in the IoM, UK, Channel Islands, Middle East, Singapore, Hong Kong and other European jurisdictions, maintaining strong relations with all relevant regulators and influencing bodies.
He provides oversight and governance to several regulated businesses, engages directly with IoM Government and the Space industry. John is passionate about learning and technology.
John’s family history goes back to the 14th century on the Isle of Man and he moved here with his family in 1974. First qualifying as an accountant, his career has included audit & accountancy, manufacturing industry (actually using letters of credit, bills of exchange and bills of lading), banking, insurance, funds, fiduciary services, providing consultancy to a myriad of Government and Private Sector clients, running one of the largest international deposit taking institutions and acting as an independent non executive director to several listed and unlisted companies and funds. Most recently he has also worked closely with the Institute of Directors to enhance and develop awareness of the Chartered Director programme, connecting the IOD to organisations including the British Banking Association and is a Chartered Director Ambassador.