Ore Adegbotolu joins the Group as Business Development Director, based in our London office.
Ore assumes responsibility for the business development team in the UK, as well as leading the wider business development strategy for Corporate Services, Private Debt and Real Assets.
In his new role, Ore will focus on the continuous development of the Group’s systematic approach to business development, providing senior support on large transactions and key client relationships, leveraging his multijurisdictional expertise to drive collaboration across teams.
Passionate about financial inclusion, Ore has also worked on a number of initiatives to provide access to learning and career development opportunities in underprivileged communities.
He joins the Group with more than a decade’s experience as a senior director within the banking industry, leading multijurisdictional sales teams. He has covered large cap multinational corporates and private equity firms headquartered in both Europe and the United States, with a focus on delivering corporate finance and transactional banking solutions.
Group Head of Business Development, James Duffield, said: “Ore has joined us at a really exciting time for the Group, during a period of strong growth for our Corporate Services, Private Debt and Real Assets teams. He demonstrates a client-oriented, commercial mindset, gained through years of experience in leading banking and financial services businesses. I’m really excited to be working with him.
“Our business development team plays a critical role in ensuring the Group maintains an astute understanding of how the world our clients operate in is changing, building trusted partnerships to ensure we continue to deliver an outstanding client experience and add value to their businesses. It’s why we look to attract and retain professionals like Ore who are experts in their field and see things through the client lens; it’s central to our strategy as we continue to grow.”