Maples Fund Services expands its European operations
03 Apr 2012
Maples Fund Services has expanded its European operations with the hire of Steve Lewis, Director of European Business Development. Based in London, Steve is responsible for expanding the fund administration and middle-office businesses across the firm’s European offices. Steve was previously at State Street Bank & Trust, where he focused on sales of administration, custody services and associated products to the UK alternative investments market.MaplesFS, a leading independent global fund services and fiduciary services provider, has expanded its presence and regional commitment in the Middle East with three senior hires in its Dubai office.
Fred Tabbal joins as Regional Head of Fund Services, Andrew Millar joins as Senior Vice President of Fiduciary Services, and Charlotte Windsor as Vice President of Fund Services. In their new roles, Tabbal and Millar oversee strategic direction for their respective line of business in the region, business development, and will be responsible for managing the entire Middle East team and operations. Windsor has operational responsibility for the fund accounting and investor services teams in Dubai and will also play a role in business development. MaplesFS’ growth is based on economic activity in the Middle East, particularly around increased launches in private equity, hedge funds, and sukuk financing, a leading form of Islamic financing.
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