Niles to head Investec’s offshore property operation

Investec has appointed Jane Niles as head of real estate offshore, within its corporate and family office team in the Channel Islands.

Niles, who joined Investec in 2016, will report into Mark Bladon, head of real estate and Brendan Stewart, managing director Investec Bank (Channel Islands). She will oversee a 15 strong team of real estate and corporate lenders based in Guernsey and Jersey, facilitating access for Investec’s global client base to its suite of lending, banking and wealth management services, with a focus on real estate finance solutions.

Niles was previously head of corporate and family office, Guernsey, at Investec Bank (Channel Islands), where she focused on real estate lending for family office clients structured via offshore trusts. She joined Investec following an international banking career based in Hong Kong and London.