Spain-based independent global alternative asset manager Altamar Capital Partners has appointed José Caturla as managing director and head of Insurance and Pension Solutions aimed at strengthening the company’s advisory capabilities and investment solutions generation.
Caturla (pictured) will be responsible for defining and coordinating the development of investment management products and services specifically aimed at the insurance and pension fund sectors, providing tailor-made and value-added solutions to respond to the challenges and needs that they face in the medium and long term, in an environment of increasing regulation defined by Solvency II.
Altamar Capital Partners new managing director joins the company from Aviva Spain, where he worked as corporate investments director and CEO of Aviva Gestión – the asset Management division of Aviva in Spain. Prior to that, Caturla worked as the investment director at Seguros Plus Ultra, an insurance company part of Aviva Group. Formerly, he held the position of CIO at Eagle Star AM in Spain.
Founded in Spain in 2004 and with some €5bn of committed capital and assets under distribution, Altamar Capital Partners is an independent financial services group focused on providing institutional and high net worth clients with efficient access to alternatives investments in private equity, real estate, and credit through international managers.