Stephanie is the Managing Director of the Gibraltar practice and a specialist in our audit services department.

Steph joined the team in November 2020 having worked for 30 years in the UK in KPMG’s London and Cambridge offices. Steph has experience in a wide range of sectors including financial services, gaming, shipping and logistics, renewables, healthcare and public sector. She has worked with both listed and privately owned companies and has supported many private equity backed businesses through their lifecycle. As well as providing audit and accounting services Steph uses her extensive network within KPMG to provide clients with proactive and commercial advice.

Darren is a Director in our tax practice and provides Gibraltar compliance and advisory services, together with assisting with tax solutions and cross-border structuring for international companies and individuals. Darren trained in UK personal and corporation tax before he qualified as an Associate of the Chartered Institute of Taxation in 2001. He then specialised in corporation tax, spending over seven years at a top six UK accountancy practice, advising a wide range of companies, including AIM listed companies, airlines and banks before relocating to Gibraltar in 2008. 

Jackielee Urrutia-Tinca is a Cum Laude graduate with a Bachelors Degree in Science in Accountancy from the Far Eastern University Manila, Philippines. Jackielee Urrutia passed the board examination and became a Certified Public Accountant with the Philippine Institute of Certified Public Accountants in 2004. That same year,  Jackielee also became the National Champion in the Auditing Theory and Problems Quiz Bowl held by the National Federation of Junior Philippine Institute of Accountants (NFJPIA). Since then, Jackielee‘s career experience has come to span the Philippines, the Channel Islands, Australia, the Isle of Man and Gibraltar where she has engaged a number of multinational clients and subsidiaries, cultivating a specialty in investment funds, banking, insurance, life assurance, online payment service providers and e-gaming. Jackielee has also lead the audits and advisory work for  various companies in different industries such as manufacturing, telecommunication, agriculture, real estate, shipping, aviation, hospital and automotive. 

Having worked in various positions within KPMG for over 18 years, Cheryl now has extensive external audit experience, across a variety of clients. She is involved in all aspects of leading and delivering audit engagements on a broad spectrum of Global Insurance clients, including executive level client interaction. Cheryl currently leads or supports the lead, on several audit engagements, both large and small, public and private financial services organisations, in the UK, Gibraltar and Jersey. Cheryl’s focus is largely general insurance in more recent years, currently including two well known motor insurers, London market, and other general insurance underwriters and brokers.  All these roles require the ability to lead and co-ordinate large teams and specialists, extensive insurance and technical knowledge to challenge critical judgements and estimates, and delivery to Audit Committees, group executives and board members.