Welcome to ILS World

British Virgin Islands

ILS World opened its doors in Tortola in 1994. The BVI has an established international business offer and we provide a timely and efficient service, drawing upon locally cultivated knowledge.


From our Shanghai office, ILS World provides commercial and private clients access to the right global network to meet their ambitions.


The ILS World independent network expanded into the Middle East's vibrant economic and cultural centre in 2005. Since then, we have combined Dubai's excellent reputation as a business friendly and well regulated economy with our significant experience in the jurisdiction to deliver peerless fiduciary, regional incorporation and corporate administration services to clients operating in this exciting marketplace.

Hong Kong

With its stable legal, political and regulatory environment and progressive approach to business Hong Kong is a preferred platform for those seeking a gateway into China.

Isle of Man

Secure, efficient and business friendly, ILS World's approach is defined by our home jurisdiction, the Isle of Man.


Our London office is the hub of ILS World’s administrative function for our UK client companies and an excellent location from which to liaise with a global client portfolio.


Our expansion into Portugal in 1999 was in response to the needs of our clients. Since then, ILS World’s presence in this exciting marketplace has enabled us to better meet the considerable demand for offshore wealth management and protection services.


ILS World opened its doors in Geneva in 2005 and offers a full range of corporate and fiduciary services. With expertise in international holding and trading structures and the ability to manage those structures from within one of the world’s most respected and stable jurisdictions, the business has grown organically and rapidly.


We draw upon Uruguay’s reputation as a strong economy with a stable fiscal and political environment and robust regulatory practices to offer clients wishing to invest in and manage wealth within South America the perfect regional platform.


Lindell Defreitas - In The Spotlight

We asked Lindell, from our BVI office some quick fire questions.

Job role

Accounts Manager (BVI Office)

When did you join ILS World?


What are the main functions of your role?

Overseeing day-to-day accounting operations

What is the best thing about living in the BVI

The quietness, weather, beaches, sailing and overall beauty

What is the best part of your job?

I actually do a little of everything and I'm always on call (weekends, holidays, vacation) if needed. It's like ILS is a part of me.

What is your greatest achievement to date?

Finding ways to cut expenditure to help maximize profits

Do you have any hidden talents?

Very good around the house (Cooking, Cleaning, Etc.)

Where is your favourite holiday destination?

I don't have one. I travel a lot with Track and Field and enjoy all the places I've been to (I kind of use those trips as vacation).

What do you do outside of work?

I recently resigned from the BVI Basketball Federation Executive but still assist where I can. I am the Manager of the Sprint Tech Track & Field Club and I spend the majority of my time away from work on the track or travelling with the team. I also like sailing (working on becoming a certified captain).

Name 3 people you would like to host at a dinner party?

Allyson Felix (Olympic Sprinter), Shaunae Miller (Olympic Sprinter), Karen Jones (Chief Operating Officer, ILS World)

If you could run away to one of the other ILS offices, which would it be?

Switzerland / IOM

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Internal Accounting Manager British Virgin Islands
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