We are delighted to announce that we have appointed private equity expert, Gavin Hayman, as a Director in our Guernsey office.
Gavin will form part of the team responsible for developing and leading the delivery of our private equity fund services’ client proposition in Guernsey. Day-to-day he will ensure the effective management of client relationships for both our Guernsey office and across our other jurisdictions. As a new member of the local executive team, Gavin will support the leadership team in shaping our strategic direction.
Gavin joined us from Ipes, where he held the position of Chief Financial Officer for the past eight years. A member of the Ipes board, Gavin previously played an active role in developing the company’s finance strategy as well as leading the financial modelling for all their regulatory Group applications, product launches and budgets.
A Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants, Gavin also holds an honours degree in Business Administration from the University of Bath.
We have been operating in Guernsey since 2007 and now employ over 110 people on the Island, specialising in the provision of fund and corporate services to alternative investment managers.
Commenting on the appointment, Rob Jones, our Head of Client Services, said:
“Gavin’s extensive experience in the funds industry means he will bring a great deal of knowledge and expertise to the Group and I couldn’t be more pleased to welcome him to the team. His appointment reaffirms our commitment to Guernsey as a leading jurisdiction for fund administration and our investment in recruiting the best people to make sure we continue to deliver unrivalled client service day in and day out.”
On joining the Aztec Group, Gavin commented:
“I am really pleased to be to be joining the Aztec Group. It is such a dynamic and vibrant company with a real entrepreneurial spirit and I can’t wait to hit the ground running. The business has experienced great success over the past few years and still have managed to retain a great company culture, can do attitude and unrivalled market share. The Group’s approach to client service is second to none and I am really looking forward to continuing to grow the business with the team here in Guernsey.”
(Left to right: Gavin Hayman, Director and Rob Jones, Head of Client Services)