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Licensed and Regulated

By the Financial Services Authority as an International Trustee Services Provider (ITS-029), International Foundation Services Provider (IFS-002), International Corporate Services Provider (ICS-046) and Fund Administrator (FA-002).

One Stop Shop

Sterling provides a full range of services for companies, protected cell companies, family offices, investment funds, trusts, foundations and limited partnerships working in tandem with top law firms and other partner service providers.  We are able to meet changing needs over the course of our business relationship.


Sterling has assisted hundreds of clients with formation and administration of private equity funds, Special Purpose Vehicles, securitization vehicles, Asset Protection structures, securities licenses and more…

Who We Are

Sterling is a leading independent provider of corporate, trust, fiduciary and fund services delivering specialised solutions for a global clientele of international corporations, institutional investors, high net worth individuals and families as well as their intermediaries.

Whether an end user of our services or an intermediary, Sterling provides an efficient, personalized approach to ensure smooth, efficient delivery of services that meets the requirements of each client.

  • Corporate Services
  • Trusts and Trustee Services
  • Foundation Services
  • Fund Services
  • STO Services
  • Business Services and Outsourcing

Quality over quantity is a philosophy that guides our company. Sterling strives to first understand the needs of our clients followed by creation of bespoke solutions and ongoing support services all in a confidential and expeditious manner. We strive to take on a responsible, flexible approach with our clients while remaining up to date on international events affecting our industry as well as our clients.

Sterling Offshore serves international law firms, accounting firms, public and private corporations, individual traders, expatriates, entrepreneurs, high net worth individuals, international banks, private wealth advisors, hedge fund managers, stock brokers, asset managers, other corporate services and trust companies from over 100 countries spanning the globe. We welcome other corporate services providers and intermediaries in related fields looking to offer Seychelles company formations and other various packages and services offered by us.

We appreciate the trust and faith placed in us by our clients for choosing Sterling and our professional services. In turn, we are committed to returning this trust and faith by:

  • Ensuring that we first have a full understanding of the affairs of our clients in order to provide the best solutions and services for the particular situation;
  • Providing efficient solutions and responses to requests of our clients
  • Meeting all deadlines that are managed up front from a realistic expectation;
  • Maintaining the privacy and confidentiality of our clients (subject to local laws and regulations);
  • Taking a professional interest in our clients and communicating with each to ensure we continue to meet ongoing needs;
  • Remaining proactive in our approach rather than reactive;
  • Providing a broad range of services allowing our clients to maintain all of their affairs with one firm and at fees reflective of good value.

Mr. Bobby Brantley (Jr.) MBA, TEP

Bobby is a co-founder of Sterling and 5 other financial services companies across the insurance, capital markets, trust and fund services sectors.   Among those is the MERJ EXCHANGE group of companies where he is a former CEO of MERJ EXCHANGE, current board member and a member of the Listing Committee.  He is also presently the CEO and Managing Director of MERJ post trade entities MERJ CLEAR and MERJ DEP.

Bobby has published articles in several leading industry publications and has appeared as a guest on networks such as CNBC Africa. He is a founding member and former Chairman of the Seychelles Chapter of STEP, a member of the International Tax Planners Association (ITPA), former Vice-Chairman of the Seychelles International Financial Services Association (SIFSA) and frequently participates on various committees and steering groups relating to the Seychelles financial services sector by invitation of public sector bodies or nomination of industry associations.

Bobby earned his Bsc in International Affairs w/ a concentration in Economics and Masters of Business Administration from Florida State University (USA). Prior to moving to Seychelles in 2006, Bobby was a registered lobbyist for 6 years with the State of Florida and governmental consultant to a number of clients where he worked alongside his father, Bobby Brantley (Sr.) who is the former Lt. Governor of the State of Florida.