Maples Taps Lewis To Oversee Euro Biz Expansion

Apr 3 2012 | 10:39am ET

Hedge fund service provider Maples Fund Services has hired Steve Lewis as director of European business development.

Based in London, Lewis is responsible for expanding the fund administration and middle-office businesses across the firm’s European offices. He will work closely with Scott Somerville, CEO of MapleFS, and Toni Pinkerton, global head of fund services, as well as the regional heads of fund services for Dublin and Luxembourg.

Lewis comes to MaplesFS from State Street Bank & Trust, where he focused on sales of administration, custody services and associated products to the UK alternative investments market. He has held senior positions at a number of banks, including Deutsche Bank, ABN Amro, Bank of New York, and Investors Bank & Trust.

“We continue to see managers attracted to Dublin, Luxembourg and the broader European markets,” said Pinkerton in a statement. “Steve will be able to leverage his years of experience and existing relationships to further build our presence in Europe.”

Maples Fund Services has offices in the Cayman Islands, Dubai, Dublin, Hong Kong, Luxembourg, Montreal and New York.


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