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Peregrine Corporate Services Limited (“Peregrine”) has returned from a week in South Africa having organised three key events alongside several Island based companies. Maitland Group, Capital International Group and Optimus Group joined Peregrine in co-hosting the events across the country, at locations including, Johannesburg, Durban and Cape Town, to present together the “Isle of Man Journey” to a South African audience.

Read more: Peregrine helps organise three events on tour of South Africa

ACG Atlanta, the Atlanta Chapter of the Association for Corporate Growth (“ACG”), is accepting nominations and applications for its 2019 Georgia Fast 40 Awards.

Founded by Cherry Bekaert (“the Firm”), the Georgia Fast 40 Awards program celebrates the success and growth of Georgia-based middle-market companies. The program spotlights companies that are leading contributors to revenue and employment growth across Georgia.

In 2010, Cherry Bekaert partnered with ACG Atlanta for this event which hosts a premier gala dinner each June featuring a celebration of honorees and more than 600 of the “Who’s Who” of Georgia’s business community. This marks the 12th year the Firm has sponsored the Georgia Fast 40 Awards.

Read more: Nominations Open for 2019 Georgia Fast 40 Founded by Cherry Bekaert

Cherry Bekaert LLP (“the Firm”), a nationally recognized, growth-oriented CPA firm, today announced the addition of four seasoned professionals, adding significant resources to the Firm’s practice focused on serving the unique needs of private equity firms and their portfolio companies.

As one of the largest accounting and consulting firms in the nation with a dedicated Private Equity Services group, Cherry Bekaert has covered more than 1,000 deals with a total transaction value of more than $75 billion dollars. In adding these experienced resources, the Firm greatly expands its fund-level management, transaction advisory and portfolio company servicing capabilities, while enhancing its ability to deliver high levels of value to financial and strategic clients executing merger and acquisition growth strategies.

Read more: Cherry Bekaert Continues to Expand Private Equity Resources

Leading independent fiduciary and administrations solutions provider VG has created a dedicated Mental Health First Aid team as part of its investment into employee wellbeing. On Wednesday 10th October the team of four: Ian Murphy, Glenn Kelly, Nicola Canavan and Louise Nicolson organised a chocolate sale in the VG offices to raise awareness of their role in the organisation as well as valuable donations for Mind Jersey, one of the firm’s chosen charity partners for 2018.

Read more: VG introduces Mental Health First Aid team and raises funds for Mind Jersey

Author: Nick Kelly

The aviation industry on the Island had seen rapid growth since May 2007 when the Isle of Man Aircraft Registry was established to provide services aimed specifically at private and corporate business jets and helicopters. Until recently, the aviation sector on the Isle of Man was seen as one that was relatively low risk, continuing to grow steadily, with high quality clients. All in all, it has been desirable sector in which to work.

Read more: The Future of the Aviation Industry in the Isle of Man