Philippe Gelin is a co-founder of Shorex Capital, a provider of global economic citizenship programmes and residency solutions for wealthy individual and their families. He works closely with an international network of trusted advisers and government agencies to provide a secure and reliable premium service while staying abreast of the latest developments. Philippe is also the co-founder and managing director of Shorex, the organisers of leading international wealth management forums, life style shows. pg@shorexcapital.com t. +44 20 7482 8118

The Concept of Trust in Modern Estate Planning

The concept of trust is a difficult one. Most private clients, especially those coming from civil law jurisdictions, struggle with it and are often not totally comfortable with the idea of “putting their assets into a trust”. They have many questions: Are their assets safe? what kind of control do they retain? how can they…