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Ipes

 Delivering a fresh approach, Ipes is a multiple award winning independent specialist provider of private equity fund services. 

 
Ipes is a people business and the relationships our teams build with our clients are at the heart of our success to date.   With the lifespan of a private equity fund generally around ten years, clients want to work with an experienced and stable team of people they can relate to and rely upon.
 
Our 130 professionals administer more than $50bn assets for over 90 clients from full service offices in London, Luxembourg, Jersey and Guernsey.   More than 80% of Ipes people are qualified or qualifying, and our senior client facing team averages 18 years industry experience.  
 
Our experience encompasses listed and unlisted entities and our client base includes buyout funds, venture capital funds, fund of funds and mezzanine funds in the UK and across Europe.  Over 90% of our new mandates are referral driven. 
Our clients tell us that our industry leading technology sets us apart.  Capital Tracker is a fully web-based platform and enables our clients to interact with us and share common data, view reports in real time and customise the system to suit their needs.
 
Ipes is now ranked 6th* globally based on Private Equity assets under administration and 2nd in Guernsey by Lipper Fitzrovia and became ISAE 3402 and AAF 01/06 accredited for the first time in 2012.  
 
Ipes is an unparalleled industry leader within each of our jurisdictions.   Our Managing Directors are each actively involved in working with their jurisdiction’s industry body.   
 
Michel Davy - Guernsey Investment Funds Association Executive Committee
 
Nigel Strachan - Chairman of the Jersey Funds Association
 
Simon Henin - Luxembourg Private Equity Association Executive Committee
 
Andrew Whittaker   - Association of Investment Companies Executive Committee
 
* ICFA magazine 
 
Justin Partington

Justin Partington

 Justin is the Commercial Director for Ipes and is responsible for delivering the global marketing strategy to expand Ipes’ profile in its key markets, diversify its product range within its areas of expertise, and grow the firm’s revenue base in a prudent and considered manner.

  
Justin joined Ipes from a London-based administrator where he led the Private Equity department.  Prior to that Justin was a Director at UBS Fund Services where he headed Client Services and led the client-facing teams, and as Deputy Head of the Toronto location, he assisted in the setup and growth of the new operation from nil to $17bn of single manager, fund of fund, and private equity assets. 
 
Before UBS, Justin was the Financial Controller for the Cayman back office of Swiss Life Private Equity Partners and spent five years with Deloitte and PwC.  
 

Education

  Justin is a qualified Chartered Accountant (Canada), a CFA charter holder and a full Member of the Chartered Institute for Securities & Investment.

Upcoming events

17 hours 59 min from now - New York
1 day 17 hours from now - London
4 days 17 hours from now - Miami
4 days 17 hours from now - Dubai
4 days 17 hours from now - San Francisco

Upcoming training

Mon, 29/09/2014 (All day) - London
Thu, 02/10/2014 (All day) - London