Pearline has worked in the trust and wealth management space for more than two decades, having successfully managed a local trust company, Appleby Trust (formerly Estera Trust) and managing ultra-high net worth client relationships and family offices. Previously the Vice President, International Senior Private Banker at Butterfield Bank, and Deputy Managing Director of Butterfield Trust (Bermuda) Limited, Pearline was responsible for the management and development of more complex and ultra-high net worth individuals, family offices and trust structures. She was also instrumental in business development and client servicing strategy during this time.
Committed to her professional growth and learning, Pearline has amassed a number of other professional certificates and designations including STEP Diploma (with Distinction) in International Offshore Trust Management, and ACIB (UK) Banking Designation. Since 2019, she has also served as a Member of the Bermuda Development Agency (BDA) Family Office Focus Group, and was the 2015 recipient of the STEP Founder’s Award and the 2013 Citywealth IFC Powerwomen Top 100.
Pearline’s role at Clarien includes the day-to-day management of, and providing strategic and tactical direction to, the Private Banking team. Additionally, she is tasked with helping to lead new business development efforts, team management and mentoring and will be responsible for the maintenance of high service and internal (regulatory) standards. She also uses her vast experience and expertise in banking, to provide Clarien with input into process improvements and product development.