New VAM marketing director to boost business development
VAM Group, which operates a Luxembourg Ucits IV fund range, has appointed Stephen Kevan as group marketing director to help develop the fund range, enter new markets, and raise visibility among additional investor groups.
Kevan will work with Andre Le Roux, VAM Group managing director, Michael Hunt, managing director of VAM Funds, and Jeanne Makuch, managing director of The Mauritius Administration and Trust Company (MATCO).
Kevan, who will be based on Mauritius, has previously worked as marketing director for Old Mutual International and as head of marketing for Barclays Wealth. His new role will include seeking ways to increase VAM’s wholesale business and looking for partnership opportunities with multi-family offices, discretionary and fund of fund managers and wealth managers.
Peter de Putron, VAM Group chairman, said: “Stephen’s appointment as Group Marketing Director will give new focus to our marketing efforts, providing a top-down approach to complement the business-specific activities of our group companies that will create synergies and open up new opportunities for our global fund management and trust and corporate services businesses.”