Lawson Conner has announced the appointment of Michael Denoon-Slater as Head of Capital Introductions. He assumed responsibilities on Monday 3rd October 2016 and will be responsible for developing this new business across Europe, Asia and North America.
Prior to joining Lawson Conner, Michael founded Strathspey Partners, a London based boutique advisory firm, which specialised in capital introduction and business development globally for Alternative Investment Funds. Michael has over twenty years experience within the Global financial sector and has spent the past ten years working in Prime Services and Hedge funds for Citigroup and Boyer Allan Investment Management. A former Managing Director at Bear Sterns, heading Pan-European Equity Sales to Scotland, Michael is also a former Royal Naval Officer and graduate of The Britannia Royal Naval College in both aviation and surface duties.
Commenting upon Michael’s appointment, Jurgen Gebhard – Senior Partner and Co-Founder at Lawson Conner – commented;
“We are very excited with Michael’s arrival, his extensive Asian experience and global investor connectivity fit extremely well with our business expansion into the Asian region. Michael’s capital raising expertise and network in Asia and Europe combined with our inhouse expertise in fund launches and regulatory fund manager hosting will be tremendously useful to clients looking to increase their AUM while launching a new fund or when taking that next step of AUM expansion. Michael’s arrival at Lawson Conner allows our clients to take advantage of our existing global reach and an extensive network of investors in a multitude of regions.”