Acquilla S. Aranha

Acquilla S. Aranha (Co-Chair) is a Senior Trust Manager at Rhone Trustees (Bahamas) Limited, with responsibility for managing a portfolio of Trust and Corporate structures in the Trust Services Department.  She recently served as an Assistant Manager at The Securities Commission of The Bahamas, attached to the Financial & Corporate Service Providers Act (FCSPA) Unit.

Acquilla has over 10 years’ experience in the legal, trust and compliance field through her employment as Corporate Manager at one of The Bahamas’ leading law firms, and 17 years in a boutique law firm.

Acquilla holds a BA in Administration from Omega College and a BA in law from the University of Huddersfield, England.  She obtained a Certificate of Legal Education from the Eugene Dupuch Law School in Nassau, The Bahamas, and was called to the Bahamas Bar in November 2013.  Acquilla also holds a Diploma in Trust and Estate Management (STEP), and is a member of ACFCS, also currently being enrolled in the ACAMS programme.