Minds at work

Behind the look of a garden stands a mastermind. Kensington Trust Group too has its share of masterly minds to guide you through the intricacies of the trust and fiduciary industry.

Our People

New Zealand Office

Kevin Stuart Jones

Managing Director of Kensington Trust New Zealand Limited


Mobile+64 21 598 862
Tel+64 9 486 0957
Fax+64 9 486 0955
Emailkevin.jones@kensington-trust.com

Kevin Jones is the Managing Director of Kensington New Zealand. He is a trust lawyer with over 20 years’ experience and qualified in three jurisdictions: New Zealand, England and Wales and South Africa. As a result, Kevin is well-positioned to assist clients with their inter-jurisdictional and cross border structuring requirements. His professional credentials include Practising Barrister and Solicitor, New Zealand; Barrister and Solicitor of England and Wales and Attorney of South Africa. Kevin is also a member of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP), New Zealand Branch.

Kevin previously practiced with one of the Big 4 accounting firms as a tax manager and headed the Trust Focus Group, regularly speaking at seminars. He subsequently joined a large law firm in Auckland and was admitted as partner, leading the firm’s Private Client Services Division and specialising in trust structuring, both locally and internationally.

In 2006 Kevin established his own boutique specialist law firm in the area of international trust and tax planning. The firm provides specialist advisory and trustee services to international and locally based individuals and families.

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Angie Webb

Trust Manager of Kensington Trust New Zealand Limited


Tel+64 9 486 0957
Fax+64 9 486 0955
Emailangie.webb@kensington-trust.com

Angie Webb is the Trust Manager of Kensington New Zealand. She has more than 12 years legal and trust management experience. Angie is responsible for the day-to-day establishment, management and administration of the New Zealand office’s trust and corporate arrangements.

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Elena Popova

Accounts Manager of Kensington Trust New Zealand Limited


Tel+64 9 486 0950
Emailelena.popova@kensington-trust.com

Elena Popova is the Accounts Manager of Kensington New Zealand. She has a Bachelor of Applied Science Honours Degree and is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of New Zealand since 2007. She became the joint member of the New Zealand and Australia Institute of Chartered Accountants in 2014.

Over the years, she has attained broad accounting experience both in business services and commercial environment. She worked for a Chartered Accounting firm for four years as part of the business services, tax and audit team. In the last eight years, Elena has worked in the commercial environment for a number of iconic New Zealand businesses in senior financial roles. In the recent years, she has also been involved in assisting various individuals worldwide with tax structuring and tax optimisation.

Her main practice areas are in financial and management reporting, financial analysis, statutory accounts under NZ IFRSs, audit, system improvements, financial modelling and tax structuring.

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