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The first name in philanthropic expertise

As a Operations Director for First Names Group in Jersey, Gerard O’Gorman is responsible for managing a portfolio of private clients. His extensive background in overseeing High Net Worth and Ultra High Net Worth clients from all over the world is in keeping with his current role. Continuously updating his service solutions, he is also a specialist in philanthropic fiduciary services. Gerard adopts a leadership style where he excels through the success of his team.

If you are curious you create opportunities.

Successful people are always looking for possibilities to help others. As a result of extraordinary opportunities and over 25 years’ experience Gerard knows how to lead a high performing Private Client team to the next level of performance. His knowledge of fiduciary laws and requirements in the area of personal trust has been refined over the years but his dedication remains a constant. Gerard is an Associate Member of the Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators.

The Group’s strength is its high energy environment, which is both positive and diverse. It taps into everyone’s varying skill sets, backgrounds and perspectives. Gerard enjoys working among people who set clear goals and then focus on executing them. First Names are as committed to each other’s futures as they are to their own.


Not one to be cool, calm and comfortable when up high, Gerard chose action over fear when he completed his first bungee jump in 1997. His adrenalin levels also rise when he watches sport, particularly rugby. A proud Munster man he passionately shares their pursuit of rugby glory.