Our Team

David M. L. Roberts is the Managing Director of CSI International Underwriting (Cayman) Ltd. and affiliated company, Cayman Management Ltd.  A particular specialisation is the provision of advisory, corporate administration and independent director services to insurance companies, hedge fund and investment management clients.  David has been involved with international captive insurance business, both from a user and Insurance Management perspective, since 1976.  David gained international experience with a publicly quoted company in the UK prior to becoming a Cayman Islands resident in 1982.  He currently holds a range of executive and non-executive directorships, including insurance and reinsurance companies, hedge funds, investment companies and general operating companies utilising both standard company and Segregated Portfolio Company structures, as well as Exempt Limited Partnerships. David is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators in the United Kingdom and is a registered Trust and Estate Practitioner. David is a British citizen and holds the grant of Cayman Islands Status.  David serves as a Director of Cayman Finance Ltd., the representative body for the Cayman Islands financial services industry, is a founding member of the Cayman Islands Directors Association and sits on a number of other financial sector representative boards.

JS de Jager joined CSI International in 2007 and is directly responsible for the oversight and management of an extensive portfolio of captive insurance companies, investment companies, financial management companies as well as general commercial activities. He currently holds a range of Directorships, including funds and investment management companies.

JS is a South African citizen and holds a Bachelors Degree in Accounting from the University of the Free State, South Africa. He has a broad professional and commercial accounting background, having worked as an accounting professional in both general practice and industry in South Africa from 2002 to 2007 and in the Cayman Islands with CSI International since 2007. JS is directly responsible for the management of an extensive portfolio of clients including investment companies, financial management companies, captive insurance/reinsurance companies and general commercial activities and he is currently holding a number of Independent Directorships of funds, financial technology holding and service companies as well as investment management companies. He is a member of the Cayman Islands Directors Association, the South African Institute of Professional Accountants, the Cayman Islands Institute of Professional Accountants and the Recovery and Insolvency Specialists Association of Cayman, until recently sitting also as an Executive Committee member of the Insurance Managers Association of Cayman, the representative body for the Cayman Islands captive insurance industry. His outside interests include tennis and rugby, being a past member of the Cayman Islands National Rugby team, and he is actively involved in a number of local charitable organizations.

Cliodhna Phelan joined CSI International in March 2017 and is responsible for managing the client relationships for a number of insurance clients in addition to the accounting and financial reporting of various entities and international business structures.

Cliodhna is a qualified accountant (FCCA) and an associate member (ACIS) of ICSA, the Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators in the United Kingdom. She is a member of the Cayman Islands Institute of Professional Accountants. Cliodhna moved to Cayman in 2015 where she joined the private wealth team at one of the islands trust and corporate service providers. Prior to moving to Cayman Cliodhna spent 8 years in Guernsey in the Channel Islands where she gained a range of experience across the Private Equity, Trust and Company and Fund Administration sectors.