Intertrust bolsters its service offering with five senior appointments

Intertrust has announced five senior appointments across funds, capital markets and corporate services, spanning some of its key jurisdictions.

James Donnan has been appointed as head of Fund Services for the Hong Kong office

In his role James will oversee the delivery of services to Intertrust’s alternative fund clients and will be responsible for leading the group’s private equity strategy across Asia. He was previously commercial director, Greater China for Intertrust. Before this he spent 10 years with KPMG in Hong Kong, China and Australia, most recently as director in their financial services division. 

Christine Jacquemart has been appointed as commercial director Fund Services in Luxembourg

She has over 20 years’ experience, previously working with Pictet & Cie (Europe) SA. Christine will focus on developing Intertrust Fund Services covering fund administration and depositary for both regulated and unregulated Luxembourg alternative investment funds.

Harald Thul has been appointed as director of Alternative Investments Services, also in Luxembourg

He joined Intertrust in 2013 after 14 years working at PwC. Throughout his career in Intertrust, Harald has held the roles of Business Unit Director for the Capital Markets Team and then after within the Real Estate Team of Intertrust Luxembourg. In his new role he will be responsible for the coordination and development of the alternative investment structures (regulated and unregulated real estate and private equity structures).

The company has also made two senior appointments within its headquarters in the Netherlands. 

Joost Broekhuis has been appointed as executive director of Capital Markets and Funds Services

He will have a strong focus on risk management across the broader client portfolio in the Netherlands. He will also be responsible for further integration of the Capital Markets and Funds Services teams to develop a holistic offering to clients. Before this role, Joost was business unit director of the private equity team for North America. He joined Intertrust in 2011, after having practiced as a corporate lawyer in international law firms for more than a decade.

Evert Wind has been appointed as executive director Corporate Services

He will have a strong focus on leveraging Intertrust Netherland's commercial strategy and client relationship programme which aim to support changing client needs. Evert joined Intertrust in 2003 and most recently was in charge of overseeing the integration programme following the acquisition of Elian in September 2016. Prior to this Evert was managing director of the firm’s operations in Switzerland. Before joining Intertrust, Evert spent five years as an international tax adviser for EY in Amsterdam.  

H P van Asselt, chief commercial officer, at Intertrust, said: Our continued expansion and development of senior expertise in our core service areas will give clients easier access to our experts, and reflects our commitment to delivering a consistent, high quality client service. I’m proud to say that we offer a truly global offering, with a breadth of expertise and experience. I'd like to congratulate all of our recent appointments.”