IoD Awards 2018 - Sponsors Appleby - Gold Sponsor Appleby is one of the world’s largest providers of offshore legal advice and services. The Group has offices in the key offshore jurisdictions of Bermuda, the British Virgin Islands, the Cayman Islands, Guernsey, Hong Kong, Isle of Man, Jersey, Mauritius, and the Seychelles. Appleby has been ranked as one of the world’s largest providers of offshore legal services by number of lawyers in The Lawyer’s 2015 Offshore Survey. With over 400 people, including lawyers and professional specialists, across the Group, Appleby delivers sophisticated, specialised services, primarily in the areas of Corporate, Dispute Resolution, Private Client and Trusts and Property. The Group advises public and private companies, financial institutions, and high net worth individuals, working with these clients and their advisers to achieve practical solutions, whether in a single location or across multiple jurisdictions. HSBC - Silver Sponsor HSBC is well established in the Channel Islands and Isle of Man, employing over 1,000 people and providing both retail and commercial customers with an extensive range of banking, wealth management and trust services. As one of the world's leading international banks, we connect customers to opportunities through our international network of around 4,400 offices in 71 countries and territories. We enable businesses to thrive and economies to prosper, helping people fulfil their hopes and dreams and realise their ambitions.