Cognitive diversity – the art of problem solving

Professional Development


This seminar forms part of the 2020 Non-Executive Director CPD Seminar Series – a series of 10 CPD seminars, which take place throughout 2020.

The 2020 Non-Executive Director CPD Seminar Series provides essential updates for Directors, Non-Executive Directors & aspiring Non-Executive Directors, delivered by industry recognised experts. This series will comprise 10 monthly seminars of 60 minutes, inclusive of a 15-minute Q&A, covering a wide range of topics.

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11 Mar 2020 - 02 Dec 2020

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Suitable For

Non-Executive Directors & aspiring Non-Executive Directors

1 CPD hours
1 hour



16:00-17:00 (Registration from 15.45)
Venue: Jersey International Business School


  • Hard copies of speakers’ notes/slides are provided at each seminar – subject to availability
  • Certificates of attendance are provided
  • Refreshments are provided
  • 1 hour of CPD

*Please note that all delegates must sign-in upon arrival in order to receive a CPD Certificate


Chris Usher, Managing Director (Jersey) at BPP CI

Chris has over 15 years’ experience in financial services, working both in the UK and offshore, for major financial institutions such as Barclays Wealth and Santander.

He now specialises in delivering training in investment management, taxation and regulatory issues. Formerly an International Investment Manager he advised both individuals and corporate entities on complex investment scenarios. One of his students was awarded the highest global mark ever, out of 10,000 students, for the level six Private Client Investment Advice & Management paper (PCIAM) awarded by the Chartered Institute for Securities & Investment (CISI).

Notably, Chris has trained on behalf of the British Bankers’ Association in London on regulatory matters and was also invited to speak at the Association of Certified Anti-Money Laundering Specialists (ACAMS) conference in Miami in 2013 on the topic of ‘Understanding the Criminal Vulnerabilities of Offshore Products and Services’.