Krystal Scanlon

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Apex acquires Prometa

Prometa provides fund services to clients in Canada, the US and Bermuda

Flexstone’s head of ESG departs

Caroline Gibert had been with the firm since 2014 having initially joined as BD & IR professional before taking on ESG in 2021

ScaleUp’s former FD joins FSC

Kirstyn Lowry-Corry has joined the firm in the newly-created FD role, based in London

IQ-EQ acquires JGM

US-based JGM provides middle and back office services to private equity and real estate firms

Profile: Kenta Shima, J-STAR

The head of operations & IR discusses the Japanese private equity market, challenges within his role, J-STAR’s tech stack and setting up the firm’s latest fund

Domicile watch: August 2022

Key takeaways from the major private equity domiciles, including: JFSC’s extension of its AIF reporting deadlines, the FCA’s new rules for its AR scheme as well as AMF’s consultation on PE funds’ end of life

Legal lowdown: Michael Halford, Goodwin

The partner, co-chair of global private investment funds discusses recent client challenges, thoughts on the FCA’s new AR rules and what he makes of PE’s reputation

TDA 2022 Legal & Compliance Professional of the Year: Martin Sjölund, Summa Equity

Sjölund details the improvements he made within Summa's legal function, which led to cost savings and a decrease in the risk of errors

TDA 2022: Technology Professional of the Year: Christopher Conradi, FSN Capital

Conradi explains what enabled him to achieve a number of goals in 2021, which led the judges to describe him as difficult to rival in PE

TDA 2022: HR & Talent Professional of the Year: Mandi Akali, Capital Dynamics

Akali discusses her proudest achievements and increased push on D&I which impressed the judges

TDA 2022: ESG Professional of the Year: Robert Sroka, Abris Capital Partners

Sroka expresses his passion for ESG, and why he always tries to go the extra mile - a quality which won the judges' vote

TDA 2022 Recruitment: Finance & Operations winner: PER

Dean Terry (head of HR & legal) and Harry Gwynne (head of finance & tax) at PER reflect on the firm's impressive 428 placements in the last 18 months

TDA 2022 IT Provider: Managed Service provider winner: RFA

George Ralph, global managing director and CRO at RFA explains how actively understanding the industry rather than reacting to client issues sets it apart from its peers

Nordic Capital’s CTO departs

Mark Peacock has left the firm to join Swedish-cloud data management company Zebware

TDA 2022 IT Provider: Cyber Security winner: Drawbridge

Drawbridge's founder and CEO Jason Elmer explains why the platform's private equity module was a game changer and considered extremely valuable