Richard Ratcliffe

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Richard qualified as a chartered accountant in 1993 following training with a top 20 accountancy practice in the Isle of Man.

Richard joined Grant Thornton in the Isle of Man in 2000 before which he acted as director and company secretary of an investment manager and a fiduciary service provider.

Richard was appointed as a partner in Grant Thornton in 2006 and has been responsible for the successful implementation of all currently used Grant Thornton audit software and audit methodologies.

Richard has been involved in a number of reviews of other Grant Thornton member firms and has safely steered Grant Thornton in the Isle of Man through a number of similar reviews by Grant Thornton peers and also external bodies.

Sector experience

  • Over 25 years experience in the Isle of Man financial services community, in a managerial role for over 21 years.
  • Familiar with the legal and regulatory environment in the Isle of Man and keeps an up to date knowledge of compliance requirements facing regulated companies operating in the Isle of Man.
  • Experience of many different types of organisations operating in the Isle of Man economy such as regulated fiduciary services providers, funds, insurance companies, retailers and manufacturing companies.

Professional qualifications and memberships

  • Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales.
  • Graduated from the University of Huddersfield with a BA(Hons) degree in Accountancy.

Contact details

T +44 (0)1624 639481

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