Nicola Palios

Nicola Palios

Non-Executive Director and Chair of the Remuneration Committee
SANNE, IFC 5, St. Helier, Jersey, JE1 1ST

Nicola Palios was appointed as an independent Non-executive Director of Sanne Group plc on 26 March 2015 and is Chair of the Remuneration Committee.

Nicola is an English Barrister and a Jersey Advocate. Having joined the Mourant Group in 1988 she became Mourant’s youngest ever partner and went on to hold the position of Chief Executive from 2003 until the sale of the group companies in 2010. She now runs her own consultancy business offering a variety of services to the private equity industry, and holds a number of Non-executive Directorships in private limited companies including Chairman of the States of Jersey Development Company.

Nicola Palios's specialisms

  • Remuneration Committee

    The Remuneration Committee considers alignment between the Group’s strategy and the remuneration of its senior executives, including Executive Directors and it membership consists of only non-executive directors.

    View the terms of reference here.

  • Nomination & Governance Committee

    The Nomination & Governance Committee (“the Committee”) ensures that there is an appropriate balance of skills, experience, diversity, independence and knowledge on the Board and its Committees, reviews the size and composition of the Board and makes recommendations to the Board.

    The Committee oversees and monitors SANNE’s governance framework and makes recommendations to the Board. View the terms of reference here.

  • Audit Committee

    The principal purpose of the Audit committee is to assist the Board in discharging its responsibilities for monitoring the integrity of the Group’s financial statements. In addition, we review the adequacy and effectiveness of the Group’s systems of internal control and monitor the effectiveness, performance and objectivity of the internal and external auditors. The committee comprises independent non-executive directors only.

    View the terms of reference here.

  • Risk Committee

    The principal purpose of the Risk committee is to assist the Board in its oversight of risk within the Group, with particular focus on the Group’s risk appetite, risk profile and the effectiveness of the Group’s Risk Management Framework. The committee is comprised of independent non-executive directors.

    View the terms of reference here.

  • About us

    SANNE is a leading global provider of alternative fund and corporate administration services.

  • Our services

    SANNE provides clients across the globe with a wide range of complementary business services, focused on two core areas: alternative asset services and corporate and private client services.

  • Our approach

    We understand that each client relationship has a unique set of requirements and expectations; that is why our client service teams are handpicked and tailored to fit the specific and evolving needs of each client.

  • Thought leadership

    At SANNE, we collaborate and share our knowledge and best practice with those we value. These are the things that make the difference.

  • Our people

    We work with talented people. It’s their deep expertise, knowledge and collaborative nature that differentiates us. We see things differently.

  • Global locations

    Our global network is spread across three global regions: The Americas, EMEA and Asia-Pacific & Mauritius.