Karen O'Hanlon
Senior Director, Private Wealth Services
JTC Group

A 30-year veteran in the trust services industry, Karen O’Hanlon, brings a wealth of international trust management experience to First Names Group in Singapore, where she is Managing Director. She sets all the local policies, procedures and corporate governance and is a regional expert in business development. As Managing Director of the Singapore business Karen plays an integral role in shaping the future of the Hong Kong and Singapore offices’. Needless to say, she has found a place in her heart for Asia. 

Karen is a Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP) and has spent a lifetime sharpening her skills. She has acquired a wealth of knowledge over her time in the industry while working across Asia, Europe and the Channel Islands.

Karen has previously held a Director role for Client Services in Singapore which saw her lead the local team and act as personal Resident Director and Managers to Singapore companies and LLPs.  Karen also has Private Bank experience which required her to deal with some of the bank’s largest UHNW clients in the Middle East and North Africa.