Moore Group has appointed new heads of Europe and Asia to focus its services regionally.
Jon Trigg has been promoted to European head of fund services and Jean-Francois Minier Asia head of fund services.
Trigg’s promotion comes six months after the private equity specialist joined Moore as a director. In his new role he will be responsible for developing Moore’s fund services capability in Europe. Trigg is a Fellow of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants has over 13 years’ experience in the financial services sector and has worked in many areas from client to technical and operational. Trigg is an “approved person” by the Jersey Financial Services Commission and holds a number of client director appointments for private equity structures established or administered in Jersey.
Minier will head up the group’s Asian operation. Based in Tokyo, he will focus on driving the Asia Pacific expansion strategy to increase market share through strategic business development. Minier has a wealth of experience in global financial services, principally in Tokyo and London. The multilingual head specialises in global trading, banking and investments. He has worked as a consultant on behalf of leading European multinationals and economic intelligence advisory firms, often linking top Japanese institutions with key players in such markets as Russia, Brussels (EU), France, Israel and Pakistan. He is a member of the Bretton Woods Committee.
Ian Moore, executive chairman, says: “I am personally very excited by the commercial opportunities that face us in the European and Asian fund services markets. I believe our focused strategy and structure will ensure we capture these opportunities and I look forward to working with Jon and Jean-Francois as we continue to develop the organic and inorganic growth strategy that will help us to build the global presence we are striving for.”