Affinity Management Services Limited

Affinity Management Services Limited

About Us:

With offices in both the Isle of Man and Malta, Affinity are internationally recognised as a leading yacht management organisation and corporate service provider.

We are responsible for the administration of a large fleet of both private and commercial yachts. Affinity provide tailored ownership structures to suit each client’s individual requirements, with optimum focus on innovative tax efficient structures whilst operating within the relevant rules and regulations. Our dedicated team work closely with owners, captains, their advisers and registries throughout the world.

We offer a choice of jurisdictions for the establishment of companies and limited partnerships which can be used for a variety of purposes.  Our comprehensive and bespoke services provide individual attention to all clients and ensure confidentiality, transparency and complete peace of mind.

What we do:

Affinity Management Services provides the following services:

  • VAT planning and administration
  • Company Incorporation and Trust Formation
  • Yacht Management Services
  • Provision of Directorship and Trustee services
  • Provision of Company Secretary
  • Provision of Registered Office
  • Statutory Administration
  • Place of Business for foreign companies
  • Yacht registration in any jurisdiction
  • Radio Licence and EPIRB registration
  • Company administration
  • Insurance cover for crew and hull
  • Legal Services
  • Crew Payroll
  • Monthly budgets and review of expenditure
  • Quarterly or monthly management accounts
  • Annual financial statements

Our Core Services:

  • Classification, Registration & ISM
  • Corporate/Trust Service Providers
  • Yacht Management

Contact Details:

Contact:
Patricia Slavin, Managing Director
Affinity Management Services Limited
Second Floor, 14 Athol Street
Douglas, Isle of Man,
IM1 1JA, British Isles
Telephone: +44 1624 670583
Website: www.affinity.co.im

Other office locations: Malta

Licensed by the Isle of Man Financial Services Authority.

Döhle Corporate and Trust Services Limited

Döhle Corporate and Trust Services Limited

About Us:

DCTS commenced operation in January 2013, following the merge of licensed corporate service providers Corsiom Limited and Vantage Corporate Services Limited, who had been in operation as early as 2005.

DCTS is part of the Peter Döhle group of companies; a Hamburg based shipping group with five decades of global experience and a continued commitment to providing fast, reliable and efficient services for its valued customers, an ethos evident when dealing with the whole group.

Our client type is weighted toward maritime and aircraft luxury asset proposition including commercial property structuring and investment management.

Döhle Corporate and Trust Services Limited is licensed by the Isle of Man Financial Services Authority.

What we do:

Döhle Corporate and Trust Services Limited (DCTS) are a leading independent corporate and fiduciary services’ provider and are specialists in managing corporate and trust structures on behalf of multinational corporations on behalf of high net worth individuals and their professional advisors.

In addition, we provide a range of specialist services for which we have earned a high reputation. These include: Commercial Shipping and Yachts, Aircraft Registration and Management, and our unique “Corsiom White Label” concept.

DCTS’ reputation is grounded in our clients’ confidence in our ability to excel. We combine a world class infrastructure, keen technical knowledge and an intimate understanding of our clients, needs and aspirations to provide a personal service inspired by a tradition of precision and trust.

Corporate & Trust Services (including set up of Foundations); assets administration:

  • Aviation
  • Yachting
  • Family Office set up
  • Intellectual Property
  • Accounting Services
  • Digital Currencies
  • Investment Property
  • Corsiom Concept
  • Commercial Shipping

Our Core Services:

  • Corporate/Trust Services Providers
  • Private Jets & Helicopters

Contact Details:

Contact:
Susana Phillips, Assistant Manager
Döhle Corporate and Trust Services Limited
Fort Anne, South Quay
Douglas, Isle of Man,
IM1 5PD, British Isles
Telephone: +44 1624 649738
Website: www.dcts-iom.com

Other Offices: Germany, Malta, Philippines

Sentient International Limited

Sentient International Limited

About Us:

Sentient International Limited is a modern corporate and trust service provider with a solid track record of over 30 years providing bespoke international business solutions to a broad spectrum of international clients.

Offering a wide range of services that are efficient, flexible and cost effective, our experienced team of professionals offer complete in-house expertise as well as specialist knowledge and experience within a number of niche industry sectors, including Aviation, Fintech, Property, Shipping, and Yachting.

We are committed to providing the highest level of customer care, we ensure that the services we provide are delivered professionally, reliably and with complete integrity.

What we do:

Owning and operating any type of vessel can be complex and requires attention to a number of considerations. With a comprehensive understanding of the maritime industry, our dedicated marine division can assist owners and their representatives in understanding the diverse requirements associated with the ownership, registration and management of a range of vessels, including but not limited to motor yachts, sailing yachts, cargo ships, tankers, offshore vessels and other carriers.

With the legislative and regulatory requirements of the maritime industry continually changing, we understand that staying abreast of new developments is of utmost importance to ensure that any vessels under our management remain compliant.

We give consideration to how and where you plan to use your vessel, in order to ascertain any tax or VAT exposure, whether the asset is intended to generate income and subsequently whether tailored tax planning could offer any fiscal benefits and/or minimise any liabilities.

Our Core Services:

  • Corporate/Trust Service Providers
  • Classification, Registration & ISM
  • Crew
  • Private Jets & Helicopters
  • Yacht Management

Contact Details:

Contact:
Lesley-Anne Walker, Head of Marketing
Sentient International Limited
Suite 3, 1st Floor, The Jet Centre
Isle of Man Airport, Isle of Man,
IM9 2RJ, British Isles
Telephone: +44 1624 616544
Website: www.sentientinternational.com

Other office locations: Hong Kong, Malta

Trident Trust

Trident Trust

About Us:

Trident Trust is a leading global provider of corporate, fiduciary, fund and marine services, employing nearly 800 staff across Africa, the Americas, Asia, the Caribbean, Europe and the Middle East.

Established 40 years ago, Trident Trust is still privately owned and independent.

What we do:

We offer a comprehensive professional service for merchant vessels and yachts, registered under the Isle of Man Ship Registry or with maritime registries in other jurisdictions.

We work closely with professional advisors to implement the most appropriate corporate and trust ownership structures and provide an individual service tailored to meet their clients’ requirements including:-

  • Working with maritime registries, lawyers, yacht managers, crew, surveyors, ship yards, suppliers, banks, finance institutions and insurance companies.
  • Formation and administration of bespoke multi-jurisdictional corporate structures for the ownership and/or chartering of merchant vessels and yachts
  • The provision of professional company directors
  • The provision of full trustee services
  • Full multi-jurisdictional vessel registration services
  • The provision of representative person services for Isle of Man registered vessels
  • Isle of Man VAT registration and filing of VAT returns
  • Financial management  and reporting
  • Outsourced crew management and payroll administration

Our Core Services:

  • Corporate/Trust Service Providers

Contact Details:

Contact:
Gregory Coates, Shipping Department Manager
Trident Trust
12-14 Finch Road
Douglas, Isle of Man,
IM1 2PT, British Isles
Telephone: +44 1624 646714
Website: www.tridenttrust.com

Other office locations: Bahamas, Barbados, British Virgin Islands, Cayman Islands, Cyprus, Dubai, Guernsey, Hong Kong, Jersey, London, Luxembourg, Malta, Mauritius, Nevis, New Zealand, Panama, Seychelles, Singapore, USA (Atlanta, Miami, New York, South Dakota), US Virgin Islands

Zedra Trust Company (Isle of Man) Limited

Zedra Trust Company (Isle of Man) Limited

About Us:

ZEDRA is an independent global specialist in trust, corporate and fund services. The company was acquired from Barclays in January 2016 by an experienced independent investor group.

What we do:

Based in offices across 13 key jurisdictions, our team of nearly 500 industry experts is dedicated to creating and delivering bespoke solutions for our clients. Our diverse client base includes high net worth individuals and their families, international corporations, institutional investors and entrepreneurs. The business is focused on the strong commitment of an experienced team, fostering an entrepreneurial approach to deliver exceptional client services across international markets.

Being a truly independently owned business with a diverse client base ZEDRA has the experience and expertise to respond to complex needs whilst maintaining the highest standards of corporate governance in an ever-evolving regulatory environment.

Our Core Services:

  • Corporate/Trust Service Providers

Contact Details:

Contact:
Andrew Wilson, Head of Marine & Aviation
Zedra Trust Company (Isle of Man) Limited
2nd Floor, St Georges Court, Upper Church st.
Douglas, Isle of Man,
IM1 1EE, British Isles
Telephone: +44 1624 850505
Website: www.zedra.com

Other office locations: Cayman Islands, Geneva, Guernsey, Hong Kong, Jersey, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, New Zealand, North America, Singapore, United Kingdom, Zurich