Wednesday, 1 April 2015
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May 10 2012 | 7:24am ET
Cayman-domiciled Leopard Capital has hired Peter de Vries to establish a marketing team in Asia.
De Vries joins Leopard as executive director and senior relationship manager as the company prepares to launch several new funds this year.
De Vries comes to Leopard from Upbest Financial Services where he raised funds for joint venture real estate projects, primarily retail and residential investment and development projects in Macau. Prior this, he worked at Merrill Lynch and several other American financial services firms.
“Peter de Vries brings over a decade of professional experience in finance to our team and will play an integral role for Leopard as we expand our global operations, product range and AUM,” said Douglas Clayton, founder and CEO of Leopard Capital.
Founded in 2007 Leopard Capital manages private equity and public equity investment funds in frontier markets including Cambodia, Myanmar, Mongolia, Pakistan, Papua New Guinea, and Vietnam.
Mar 9 2015 | 6:35am ET
As more investors look to diversify, many are beginning to use retirement funds to invest in alternative assets such as private equity and real estate. Kelly Rodriques, CEO & President of PENSCO Trust Company, explains how companies can connect with those looking to use their retirement accounts in a different way. Read more…
Mar 20 2015 | 12:45pm ET
StreetWise Partners, a non-profit organization that works with low-income individuals to help them overcome employment barriers, raised over $275,000 at the 2015 Raising the Ante Charity Poker Tournament and Casino Event last Wednesday evening at Capitale. Here are some photos from the event. Read more…