Matthew Christensen

Associate Director / Jersey

Matthew Christensen

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Areas of expertise

  • Private Wealth


Matthew is an associate director in Elian's Private Wealth division. He is responsible for identifying and developing new business opportunities as well as acting as a trustee and director on a wide range of structures for ultra high net worth clients.

Matthew joined Elian in 2016 from Volaw Trust & Corporate Services Ltd where he held senior positions in the funds and Islamic finance department, and worked closely with a number of significant family offices. Prior to this, Matthew worked for Deloitte in London where he qualified as a chartered accountant in the Financial Services Group and also worked within the consulting department of the firm. Matthew then moved offshore with KPMG, working in their advisory team with a focus on transaction services, restructuring and insolvency engagements. During his time at KPMG Matthew was seconded to Jersey Finance Limited, where he was involved in a number of high profile reviews and reports, including the Capital Economics "Jersey's Value to Britain" report, "Moving Money: International Financial Flows, Taxes and Money Laundering ", and the McKinsey Jurisdictional Review - an independent review of Jersey's financial services industry published in 2014.