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Active Group and Optimus Merger


The shareholders of Active Group and Optimus Group are delighted to announce the merger of the two groups bringing together the two most experienced corporate governance, risk management and compliance service companies in Guernsey.

Wayne Bulpitt, founder of Active Group and Peter Mills, founder of Optimus will become joint Chairmen of the enlarged group.

“We believe this merger will enable us to set the standard in corporate governance, risk management and compliance, delivered through new technology and a vast pool of experience in all sectors, while importantly maintaining a personal service for our clients” said Mr Mills.

Mr Bulpitt added “our two groups share common values and we are delighted that as well as strengthening our position in Guernsey, together we will be even better placed to develop our multijurisdiction proposition and technology based solutions in the ever changing world we see ahead”


 What does this mean for us as a client?

There will be no change to the current service offering and all processes and systems that are currently utilised will remain the same for the time being. There may be some changes in personnel that service you directly as we bring together the compliance teams.

When will the merger take place?

Subject to regulatory approval, Optimus Group and Active Group will merge at the beginning of July 2018.

What will be the new address of the Group?

The new enlarged group will utilise the Active Group offices at Tudor House. Optimus Group will move out of Somers House at the beginning of July 2018.


Active Group was founded in 2002 and provides business support services including compliance & risk management, licensee management, family office support, business incubation and corporate services across 6 jurisdictions including Guernsey, Malta and the isle of Man.

Optimus Group has been providing consultancy services to a wide selection of businesses since 2010 using experienced, qualified individuals and tailored solutions to deliver consistently high-level service.