JTC STRENGTHENS LUXEMBOURG OPERATION WITH SENIOR APPOINTMENT

Published 2 Dec 2015

JTC Luxembourg has bolstered its senior management team with the appointment of Jorge Fernandes.

Jorge brings years of experience to JTC Luxembourg, which was established in 2009, and will take on responsibility as Managing Director for continuing to drive forward and evolve its range of fund administration, corporate and real estate services in the jurisdiction

Jorge has specific expertise in the investment funds sector gained over a career spanning more than 25 years. Before joining JTC, he headed up the Luxembourg branch of an asset management company specialising in alternative investments, whilst Jorge has also managed the investment funds department of a Luxembourg bank. He continues to sit on the boards of a number of investment funds and companies in Luxembourg.

Jorge’s appointment follows the recent announcement that JTC has significantly increased its presence in Luxembourg through the acquisition of Signes, an ‘Expert Comptable’ business that provides accounting, administration and tax compliance services to institutional investors, to form JTC Signes, a sister company to JTC Luxembourg.

Commenting on his appointment, Jorge said:

“JTC is making great strides in building its institutional client services capabilities in key financial centres worldwide to meet increasing demand from new and existing clients. With our new management team in place in Luxembourg, we are firmly focused on developing our fund administration offering further and investing significantly in IT systems to ensure clients continue to receive a high quality service.”