Management Team

 

Our team of highly qualified business, technical and training personnel provide software and consultancy services to businesses across the industry in over 24 global jurisdictions.

All of our consultants have long experience in the finance industry, so we understand the regulatory, business and IT trends that affect your operations.

A priority is building long-lasting and ongoing relationships with all of our clients to ensure they always get the best value from our software. Customers have a dedicated relationship manager and support person for technical help to ensure they get the full value from our software, as business needs change.

member image

Peter Le Brocq

Managing Director

Peter’s career has been closely associated with financial services and systems in an offshore environment, having worked in the banking industry for 20 years. As an Associate Member of the Chartered Institute of Bankers, he worked a Board level in Jersey based banking operations until 2000.

His involvement in financial services software began later that year as part of an assignment as a Project Director for a Swiss based banking software company, with responsibilities for delivery of a Trade Finance and Treasury system at a major state owned bank in Slovenia.

Taking over as Managing Director of Landsteinar (CI) Limited in 2001, which company was acquired by Touchstone Group plc in December 2005, Peter has headed up the business since that time.

Peter lives in Jersey and is married with three daughters. In his spare time he enjoys low water fishing, kite flying and…a little wine!

member image

Adrian Akers

Technical Services Director

Adrian graduated with a first class Bachelor of Science Honours in Computing and Informatics, Adrian also trained to be a commercial pilot before joining the business in 2001.

Having worked with early versions of NAV all the way through to the latest versions, Adrian’s role requires him to stay on top of current and emerging technologies. A Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist, Adrian has built good relationships with employees at Microsoft, further allowing him to ensure that Touchstone's product solutions are tied closely to new technologies and Microsoft’s Roadmap.

Adrian progressed to the role of Technical Services Director at Touchstone and has been responsible for the development of the current NavOne wealth system based on the latest Microsoft Dynamics NAV technology.

In his spare time Adrian can be found coaching junior Badminton at Carlton Badminton School, running a photography website, a technology blog and flying around in a Piper Warrior.

member image

Graeme Ferguson

Client Services Director

After graduating with a second class Bachelor of Science Combined Honours in Mathematics and Sport Science, Graeme worked in a variety of roles within the finance industry.

Graeme joined Touchstone in 2006 with 15 years’ experience and knowledge in accounting, trust operations, trust systems and project management.

Graeme is a Prince2 practitioner and part-qualified ACCA. His role as Client Services Director embraces the management of a number of client facing departments, from business consultancy, relationship management, support and training.

During the summer, Graeme can usually be found on the softball diamond most weekends and during the rest of the year he is otherwise involved in a variety of sports, either independently or with his wife and son.

member image

Greg Coppell

General Manager (APAC)

Greg is responsible for Touchstone’s operations in the APAC region.

He joined the business in 2001 and emigrated from Jersey in 2005. He has been integral in growing the business in the APAC region from a single employee office to the effective team that it is today, and a significant regional presence for Touchstone.

Greg has performed a number of key critical roles harnessing his technical, project management and business development skills, and an unrivalled domain level knowledge of NavOne and wealth of experience through a number of successful implementations across multiple jurisdictions.

Greg is loving life in Australia, after having relocated from Jersey with his wife and two children. In his spare time he can be found many kilometres offshore in his boat, fishing, or up in Adelaide’s Murray River water-skiing with the family.

Australia • Bahamas • Bermuda • Cayman • Cyprus • Gibraltar • Guernsey • Hong Kong • Ireland • Isle of Man • Japan • Jersey • Liechtenstein • Luxembourg • Malaysia • Malta • Mauritius • Monaco • Netherlands • New Zealand • Papua New Guinea • Singapore • South Africa • Switzerland • United Kingdom