Vice President, Risk and Compliance
Candice C. Ferguson currently serves as the Vice President of Risk and Compliance at Genesis Fund Services Limited, a licensed Investment Fund Administrator in The Bahamas. Candice was admitted to the Bar of England and Wales and to The Bahamas Bar in 2010 and has extensive experience in commercial and civil litigation and insurance litigation. She frequently appeared before the Court of Appeal and the Supreme Court while in practice. She most recently worked as the Deputy Manager of Policy and Procedures with a local Regulator.
Candice holds a Bachelor of Laws (LLB) Degree with Honours in Law with International Relations from Keele University in Staffordshire, England (2009), and she completed the Bar Vocational Course at Nottingham Trent University in Nottingham, England (2010). She holds the International Compliance Association’s International Diploma in Anti-Money Laundering (2015), and also in Governance, Risk & Compliance (Distinction, 2016) with Alliance Manchester Business School in Manchester, England.
She is a member of The Bahamas Bar Association, The Bahamas Association of Compliance Officers, the Honourable Society of Lincoln’s Inn and The Association of Certified Anti-Money Laundering Specialists.
Candice is passionate about service and giving back to the community. She serves as a member of the Rotary Club of South Ocean and is an officer on the Club Administration Committee and the Service Projects Committee. She also serves at her church in the Children’s Ministry and the Economic Development and Entrepreneurial Empowerment Ministry. Candice heads the Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) Working Group at Genesis.