Cristine Benn

 

Cristine has many years of experience in managing and organising administration associated with the various roles she has held.

 

Most recent responsibilities are associated with managing trusts and advising professional trustees in their duties.  Cristine has also actively undertaken trustee duties and decision making in her role as a Secretary to a Trust Corporation.  She is currently a Director for Bespoke Willtax Co Ltd, a Professional Trust Company.

 

Cristine has also worked in the commercial banking sector and was responsible for authorising business loans to various businesses, but specialising in the Residential Healthcare Sector.

 

Cristine has also held the position of a Conference and Banqueting co-ordinator for a medium sized Hotel and this role particularly suited her organisational skills.

 

Cristine also managed Abbey Building Society offices (now Santander) during the 1980's and was responsible for organising the opening of a new branch office.

Cristine's personal interests are Italian culture and in 2006 she gained an A grade GCSE in Italian language.  Cristine also enjoys keeping fit. 

 

Cristine has created a charity www.headwrappers.org HeadWrappers and is the Chairperson.   

 

Cristine is also Secretary for Uxbridge & Ickenham Floral Art Society.

 

 

Professional skills

  • typing speeds of up to 100 w.p.m;
  • proficient in Excel, powerpoint and Outlook and Word;
  • organisational skills;
  • inter personal skills;
  • full knowledge of the Trustee Act 2000 and the duties of being a Trustee;
  • Fellow Member of the Association of Personal Assistants. (FAPA)
  • Registered with HMRC for Money Laundering compliance.
  • Registered with HMRC for Data Protection.
  • DBS checked.

 

Testimonials

"You have been immensely professional and achieved what none of your predecessors managed to do" - Trust beneficiary.

 

 "You work efficiently, diligently and exercise a good working legal knowledge of the discipline and the professional conduct issues surrounding trust work"- Senior Partner, Solicitors firm.

 

"Your efforts deserve a particular thanks.  This matter has been a worry for the firm and we are grateful for everything you have done" - Partner, Solicitors firm. 

 

"This is an extremely good result and we are very pleased with how diligently you handle the Trusts  This was very messy but thankfully has now been resolved" - Senior Partner, Solicitors firm.  

 

"Cristine is extremely professional and makes my job very simple, providing all relevant documentation and information upfront.  She always responds with solutions to questions and is a pleasure to do business with." - Account Manager, Bank.

 

"Very adeptly put, last point is crucial and adroitly phrased." - Trust client.

 

"Thank you so much, as always for the excellent documentation and indeed for the way you look after all that is necessary" - Trust client.   

 

"I am indebted to you for your kind help and assistance over the years" - Financial Adviser.

 

 

Confirmation of Testimonials can be provided if required.  Also refer to recommendations on Linkedin profile.