Ipes is a leading provider of outsourced services to Private Equity in Europe.
Our vision is to be the leading provider of outsourced services to Private Equity in Europe.
Our mission is to help our clients succeed.
Ipes was founded specifically with Private Equity in mind and pioneered the Private Equity specialist approach to fund administration in Europe. Ipes innovates through development of new services and solutions to help clients succeed.
Our team of 210 people from 4 European offices works with 162 clients and administers in excess of $116 billion for 301 funds. We have 17 years in the industry and work with 8 of the top 25 European Private Equity managers (source: Preqin, Feb 2014).
Ipes’ Capital Tracker system is connected directly to SWIFT for efficient payments and for clients to have direct access and control over their data. Each year, we process $15 billion payments, 40,000 calls and distributions, $400m FX transactions, and 850 audited and unaudited sets of financial statements.
Ipes has won 11 industry awards in last 5 years, including unquote” Fund Administrator of the Year 2014.
As Managing Director Ben is responsible for the overall management and development of the London office.
Ben has worked in the offshore investment and funds industry for 23 years and has extensive experience of asset management, administration, tax, technology implementation and outsourcing. He has worked across the UK, Channel Islands and Isle of Man and in recent years Continental Europe, Latin America, Asia and the Middle East.
Ben is authorised by the Financial Conduct Authority in the UK.