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Alan Ross,
Group Head of Private Equity

Private Equity, Jersey

Alan leads the Group’s private equity and venture capital teams across our six jurisdictions. As well as overseeing all private equity-based relationship management, operational and business development activities, he is responsible for the ongoing development of our private equity offering and driving growth initiatives across new and existing markets.

A regular commentator and writer on fund administration and outsourcing, Alan is heavily involved in the development and execution of our overall Group strategy as a member of our senior executive committee.

Background and experience

Alan was appointed Group Head of Private Equity in 2015, having been instrumental in building the company’s award-winning service offering and status as one of Europe’s market leaders in private equity administration.

Originally joining our Jersey offices in 2006, he played an integral role in the development of our onshore presence in the UK, having established our London and Southampton offices in 2007 and 2010 respectively. He then headed up our Luxembourg operation between 2016 and 2018, overseeing a period of significant growth for the business, before returning to our Jersey offices at the beginning of 2019.

Before joining the Aztec Group, Alan worked for a large fund administrator, moving to Jersey to accept the role in 2004. Prior to that, he spent five years in the private equity division of UBS Capital in London. There, he was responsible for the financial and investor reporting of the company’s UK funds as well as internal reporting of the funds to UBS.

Qualifications

  • Member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (chartered accountant).
  • Member of the Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators.
  • Bachelor of Commerce degree from the University of Edinburgh.

Outside of the office

Alan is a rugby fanatic, having followed the British and Irish Lions on their official tour numerous times and travelled to New Zealand to see the World Cup.


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