Augentius is one of the largest independent Private Equity and Real Estate Administrators in the world. With eight international offices, Augentius is the only truly global player in the sector, responsible for the administration of 520 funds and servicing over 13,700 investors located across 111 countries around the world.
Head of Marketing and Communications
As one of the Founders of Augentius, David has over 40 years’ experience in the Financial Services and Funds industry. He joined Augentius in 2002 and has been responsible for the growth of the business, initially as Head of Sales, and more recently managing the Group’s global marketing initiatives.
David has a master’s degree in Business Administration. He is active with both the BVCA and Invest Europe and is a regular speaker at industry conferences and events. In addition, David was very involved with the development and implementation of the AIFMD, providing evidence to ESMA, and working together with both the FSA and UK Treasury on issues relating to the Depositary. David continues to be actively involved in regulatory matters.
Ian is a financial services executive with over 18 years’ experience in the industry. Ian has been with Augentius since before its inception, originally joining Ansbacher Fund Services in 2002. Following the MBO of the business in 2006, he became Client Services Director, before being promoted to Chief Operating Officer (Europe). Ian was subsequently appointed as Group Head of Client Services and in November 2013 to the role of Group Chief Executive Officer.
Prior to joining Augentius, Ian spent four years at Northern Administration Limited as a Manager of Fund Accounting, creating systems to support and promote new business lines.
Ian graduated with a BA (Hons) degree in Accountancy and Finance and subsequently qualified as a Chartered Certified Accountant. He is a Fellow of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants and a Chartered Member of the Chartered Institute for Securities & Investment.