Montreal and New York (PRWEB) April 08, 2013
Maples Fund Services, a leading independent global fund services provider and a division of MaplesFS, has hired Jason Brandt, Regional Head of Fund Services for the Americas, to lead the firm’s growing presence in the region. Jason has more than 18 years of experience in the financial services sector, focused primarily in hedge funds and private equity.
Jason’s efforts will focus on servicing the growing North American business through expansion of administration, middle-office and risk services to investment managers, institutional investors and family offices. He will have responsibility over mandates serviced from North America, overseeing client relationship and operations teams. Jason will be based in the firm’s Montreal office and will play a key leadership role in the management and development of the business across the Americas.
Jason brings a solid combination of fund operations, management and business development experience,” Toni Pinkerton, Global Head of Fund Services, said. “I am confident that our clients and their investors will benefit from his leadership, particularly as the industry continues to adapt to ongoing regulatory change.”
Jason previously worked for Deutsche Bank Alternative Fund Services in London, where he was responsible for client relationships globally, as well as growing the EMEA and Asia business. Prior to Deutsche Bank, he served as Managing Director and Chief Operating Officer of Hedgeworks, which was acquired by Deutsche Bank in 2008. Jason’s early career included positions with Capital Guardian Trust Company, Ernst & Young and Coopers & Lybrand.
About Maples Fund Services
Maples Fund Services is an independent global fund services provider recognized for its innovative proprietary technology and client service model. It has offices in leading financial centres, including the Cayman Islands, Dubai, Dublin, Hong Kong, Luxembourg, Montreal and New York. The firm provides a wide range of services to onshore and offshore funds. The firm's clients include investment management firms, institutional investors, pension plans and global financial institutions. Maples Fund Services is led by a team of experienced professionals and is committed to providing a high level of service, tailored to specific client requirements. For more information, visit http://www.maplesfundservices.com.