iCapital Network, an online platform that provides RIAs with access to alternative investments, has appointed Tom Iacono as chief financial officer.
Reporting to chief executive officer Lawrence Calcano, Iacono will join the executive team and lead iCapital’s finance, legal, operations and human resources functions.
In addition, Grace Kim joins the firm as head of investor relations; David Russo joins as head of platform integration; and Bryan Gallagher joins as legal counsel.
“I am delighted to announce our latest round of new appointments,” says Calcano. “Tom’s expertise in corporate finance and M&A, coupled with his understanding of the investment process, will be a significant asset to our business as we accelerate our growth and consolidate our position as the preferred alternatives platform for advisory professionals and their high-net-worth clients.”
Iacono joins iCapital from General Electric where he spent 12 years in key financial leadership and transaction advisory roles in the GE Energy Financial Services, GE Corporate Aircraft and GE Capital Aviation Services divisions.
Previously Iacono was CFO of Fortress Transportation and Infrastructure Fund and a senior manager at Deloitte.
Iacono says: “I am very excited to be joining iCapital at a pivotal stage in its lifecycle. The company is democratising access to alternative investments for all qualified investors, and I look forward to being part of the impressive team as we continue to set the pace for our industry.”