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What has been the biggest challenge you have encountered?
Managing the ever-increasing demands of regulatory
If you had chosen a different profession/career path, what
would it have been?
“Managing the ever-increasing demands
of regulatory compliance has been the
Company: Horseshoe Group
Job title: Chief administration officer
2016: Director & chief administration officer, Horseshoe
2007: Principal founder, director & chief executive officer,
Ikonic Fund Services
1997: Director & general manager, Citigroup Fund
Before the company was acquired and she joined Horseshoe
Group in June 2016, Edith Conyers was one of the principal
founders, a director and formerly chief executive officer
of Ikonic Fund Services, now Horseshoe Fund Services, a
specialist fund administration company, established and
licensed in Bermuda in 2007.
Until May 2007, she was general manager of Citigroup
Fund Services (Bermuda, formerly Forum Fund Services)
and was an integral part of establishing that company in
September 1997 with assets under administration growing to
approximately $30 billion.
Prior to setting up Citigroup Bermuda, she held the position
of general manager of international corporate management
of Bermuda Limited, a wholly-owned subsidiary of
Bermuda Commercial Bank, specialising in offshore fund
administration and exempt company management.
Prior to that she was a credit officer in the energies division
of Chemical Bank, New York.
Why did you choose to work in this industry?
My colleagues and I had built a successful fund administration
business when we were presented with the opportunity to
joint venture with the Horseshoe Group, a leading provider
of insurance management and advisory services and form a
licensed fund administrator in Bermuda to provide services
exclusively to ILS funds.
What has been the highlight of your career so far?
Building three successful fund administration businesses.
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