Our Team

Anglo Far-East Professional Team

Philip Judge, Managing Director


Philip Judge is Managing Director for the AFE group of companies. He brings to the team a unique global perspective, which Philip attributes to traveling and working internationally for two decades, and from three generations of family involvement in precious metals and commodities. He is a well connected veteran of the Private Custodial Precious Metals industry.



Simon Heapes, Treasury Director


Simon has spent over ten years as a market research analyst concentrating on economics, precious metals, energy and resources markets. His research and analysis has focused primarily on the market fundamentals of supply and demand, and more recently specialized in commodity and resource fundamentals. Simon is a Principal Director on numerous private companies and has written and lectured on the precious metals and resources markets for many years.

Simon handles logistics oversight for the AFE group of companies, and ensures consistent controls of gold purchase, fabrication, transport, bailment, and liquidation procedures.


Alex Stanczyk, Chief Market Strategist


Mr. Alex Stanczyk manages institutional and family office relationships for the AFE group, which provides logistics support for direct physical investment in gold and silver bullion.

Alex writes and lectures globally on the topics of geopolitics, global economics, and the significance of gold as money in the economic system today from a private bullion custodian perspective. He consults at the institutional level in the specialist field of gold acquisition and logistics.


Marquelda Isaza

Board of Directors:
Ms. Marquelda Isaza has worked extensively as Legal Council in the Investment Banking, private, corporate and sectors.She has served as a Attorney Negotiator in National Office of International Trade Negotiation, Foreign Trade Vice-ministry and Ministry of Commerce and Industry for the country of Panama and has represented Panama at the World Trade Organization in Geneva, Switzerland.

Ms. Isaza has a Masters in Business Administration with specialization in International Commerce and Marketing and a Degree in Law and Political Science.

Giuseppe Altieri

: Mr. Altieri serves as a Director for Anglo Far-East GmbH in Switzerland. Giuseppe studied & qualified in International Logistics having worked with International Distribution Companies Siuch As TNT & DHL.

Mr. Altieri has travelled widely throughout India, Hong Kong, Germany, Panama, Sydney, and Singapore, and is responsible for large account holdings with SwissPost.

Corporate Governance

AFE was built on the strong ethical and moral foundation of accountability to corporate elders. AFE’s board of elders, both past and present, have provided the company with the unique advantage of stable and strong independent oversight, insight and modeling from a board of experienced and successful corporate businessmen. AFE honours and sincerely thanks its past council for their invaluable contribution to the company in its formative years. The foundation laid by our past and retired elders is engrained in the fabric, management and operations of the company to this day.