MUFG Investor Services, the global asset servicing arm of Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group, has appointed Mark Catalano (pictured) as Executive Director, Business Development.
Catalano will be responsible for driving new client engagement in the Americas with MUFG Investor Services’ asset servicing solutions. These solutions include fund administration, middle-office outsourcing, custody, depository, trustee, fund of hedge fund financing, FX and wider banking services. He will report into John Sergides, Managing Director, Global Head of Business Development & Marketing.
Formerly Head of US Business Development at Atlas Fund Services, Catalano brings a wealth of experience in understanding the needs of alternative investment managers and the solutions required to support their growth ambitions. He was previously Director, Product & Business Development, Alternative Fund Services, at Deutsche Bank, and prior to that, held positions at Fidelity Investments and Arthur Andersen LLP.
John Sergides, Managing Director, Global Head of Business Development & Marketing, says: “Mark’s appointment is a key hire in our strategy to grow organically and continue providing best in-class asset servicing solutions for clients. His expertise and understanding of the Americas market underpin our growth plans over the coming years. Mark has a proven track record of growth and deep knowledge of the alternative investment space.”
Catalano says: "Joining MUFG Investor Services provides an exciting opportunity to share my experience in a team that already demonstrates deep industry knowledge and a commitment to exceptional client service. I look forward to helping MUFG Investor Services achieve its growth plans by partnering with clients throughout the investment lifecycle.”