Recently Mirabaud Group, Ocorian, and Carey Olsen made new appointments in the wealth management industry. These moves will improve and strengthen these international wealth management firms.
Mirabaud is a Swiss banking and financial group looking to further expand its UK profile. On June 7th, 2022, Mirabaud Group added Senior Private Banker William Ladenburg to its private banking and wealth management business.
Ladenburg joins the company’s UK high and ultra-high net worth team as Director. This hire shows the firm’s commitment to its UK wealth management clients. Since opening its UK office in 1990, Mirabaud continues to build a strong presence in the country.
Over the past decade, Ladenburg held senior positions at Credit Suisse and Close Brothers Asset Management. Landenburg reports directly to Stuart Bates in his new role. Bates is the CEO of UK wealth management at Mirabaud.
Bates is excited to work with Ladenburg and stated: “I am thrilled to welcome William into Mirabaud’s growing UK wealth management division, a move that further signals our commitment to the region. Long-term commitment has been at the core of our DNA for more than 200 years.”
On Ladenburg’s experience, Bates said: “His expertise in building and maintaining strong relationships with such a wide variety of clients over the last decade will undoubtedly prove a major asset to the team.”
Ladenburg commented on the hiring: “Mirabaud’s rich investment heritage is respected across the globe, and I am extremely pleased to further enhance the company’s wealth management capabilities in the UK.”
Mirabaud Group was founded in Geneva in1819. It is now a global leader that delivers a range of financial and advisory services in three core areas of activity: wealth management, asset management, and corporate finance.
Since 2012, Senior Managing Partner, Yves Mirabaud, has led a team of four senior managing partners. Yves Mirabaud also serves as Chairman of the Board of Mirabaud & Cie SA and Chairman of the Board of Mirabaud Abu Dhabi Limited.
Managing Partners Lionel Aeschlimann, Camille Vial, and Nicolas Mirabaud round out the Mirabaud leadership team. The group also includes equity partners that hold management roles and develop the company.
The company uses a limited partnership with share capital under Swiss law. The partnership oversees all activities and is severely liable for all commitments.
Ocorian is a global leader in corporate and fiduciary services. Recently, Ocorian appointed Don Ross as Global Head of Investor Services. Ross is reporting to Ocaorian’s head of global funds, Garrett Breen, in his new role.
Ross has nearly 18 years of experience and served senior roles at JP Morgan Chase & Co. and Quintillion. As Head of Investor Relations for EMEA at JP Morgan Chase, Ross held an instrumental role on the transformation team during their global technology update.
Excited to get started, Ross stated: “Ocorian is a global leader in fund services with an excellent reputation and exciting vision for growing its business.”
With $270 billion in assets under its administration and over 1,500 employees, Ocorian leads the way in corporate and fiduciary services, fund administration, and capital markets. Ocorian offers services worldwide including in countries like Bermuda, Denmark, Finland, Hong Kong, Luxembourg, Norway, Singapore, the UK, and the United States.
Carey Olsen is an offshore law firm that advises on Bermuda, British Virgin Islands, Cayman Islands, Guernsey, and Jersey law from nine international offices. Recently, Matthew Grigg joined Carey Olsen as a partner for its corporate practice in Bermuda.
Grigg has extensive experience and worked at Clifford Chance for 25 years. He spent 17 years as a partner as well. Grigg brings a wealth of knowledge and is an expert in structured finance, financial products, structured debt, derivatives, and offshore corporate structures.
At Carey Olsen, Griggs advises investment banks, funds, retail banks, end users, and service providers. He’s also well versed in regulatory change, collateral arrangements, restructuring, and sales & trading documentation.
As a full-service law firm, Carey Olson specializes in banking, finance, corporate, investment fund, private equity, trusts, private wealth, dispute resolution, insolvency, and property law. The firm has 68 partners and more than 280 lawyers making it one of the largest offshore law firms.