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The Modern Group based in the Island of Jersey, UK has been operating since 1967.

The company commenced business as a hospitality company in 1967 and rapidly grew to become the largest hospitality company on the island. The Modern Group operated hotels, restaurants, bars & cafes, coaching, cabaret venues and entertainments.

Since 2021 the company has migrated its hospitality company into a real estate & investment company no longer operating any hospitality business on the island. The company now owns, operates and manages a growing portfolio of residential apartment, commercial and retail properties.

The investment side of the company focuses on silent minority investments in companies focused on Life Science, Hospitality and Technology.







the team

A qualified Accountant of more than 30 years’ experience, Nigel’s career has included managing trusts, banking, and private accountancy practice.


Outside of accountancy Nigel has run a residential & commercial property company and a leisure & hospitality company.


Nigel has worked with Really Cool for over 20 years and his experience brings to the table a wealth of knowledge in all areas of investment and business.  

Jonathan brings over 40 years experience in owning, operating and investing in many diverse companies from various industries. Jonathan started his business career in the hospitality industry and diversified into technology, financial payments, corporate services and life science.

As well as running and investing in private companies Jonathan has run a public company, listed on the NASDAQ is an adviser and on the board of directors of a number of private companies.

Jonathan is also on the advisory board of the Jonathan Tisch New York University Hospitality School as well as working with CU Boulder's Leeds Business School

Gay first started working alongside Jonathan at a sister company of Really Cool in 1985 . Gay joined Really Cool in 1998 and is now at the heart of everything we do.

Gay has many years experience in hospitality as well as property mamangement and now  looks after the general office administration for all the company investments and overseas all our residential properties ensuring the properties are in excellent order as well as providing a quick and professional service to all our tenants.

   Nigel Day FCCA

Chief Executive Officer

 Jonathan Segal

Chief Investment Officer

Gay Brady

Company Administrator

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