At the St James Group, our mission is simple, Create Value, Preserve Wealth. To achieve this, we work to fully understand our clients’ unique financial needs and objectives. We recognize that this understanding can only occur if, pervading in every communication, instruction and decision, is the single intangible element that is the foundation of any successful relationship – Trust.

We pledge that we will strive to maintain this trusting relationship with you.

Our success is your success and we frequently partner to achieve this objective. Your needs and objectives are the starting point for customized solutions in a highly complex and regulated financial products and services world. Trust the companies of The St. James Group as your one-stop destination for financial solutions that meet your multiple, complex financial challenges.

Expertise and devotion to your individual financial needs breed trust. Count on The St. James Group earning your trust every day of our relationship.


Professionals You Can Trust
With decades of experience behind them, the management team at The St James Group will guide you through a menu of solutions that will be uniquely tailored to meet your individual and corporate financial challenges. Meet the executive team at The St. James Group.


Christopher J.N. Towner
Founding Chairman

With 35 years of international business and captive management experience, Christopher specializes in providing individuals and corporate enterprises with solutions to their complex financial needs. Christopher is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales, the Chartered Association of Certified Accountants and the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Barbados. He is also a past President of the Barbados International Insurance Association (BIIA), now the Barbados International Business Association (BIBA).


Alice B. Austin

Alice has been responsible for providing management services to International Business clients in a variety of industries in Barbados since 2001. She brings close to 40 years of financial and business management experience, both in Barbados and in London, England. Alice has held various CFO, Financial Controller, Management Accountant, Internal Audit and Financial Analyst positions and has lived and worked in Barbados since 1996. She holds an honours degree in Business Studies from the University of Hertfordshire and is a member of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA) and the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Barbados (ICAB).