steven de troyer

Ex-Gimv dealmaker joins Fortino Capital

Steven De Troyer joins the Belgian firm from Gimv, where he spent six years.
Mark Challis Thames Valley Santander debt Oxford

Santander hires Mark Challis as financial sponsors director

Challis will support mid-market financial sponsors in the south of the UK, particularly in the Thames Valley area.

Cavendish hires Duncan Chandler as financial services head

Chandler joins Cavendish from fintech-focused VC fund Blenheim Chalcot, where he was a managing partner.
calum paterson

SEP’s Calum Paterson becomes BVCA chair

Calum Paterson, who co-founded Scottish Equity Partners in 2000, takes over from Pantheon’s Helen Steers.
apax france

Apax France opens Milan office

Apax France has appointed Francesco Panfilo as senior adviser to support Francesco Revel-Sillamoni, who will lead the new office.

Specialist investor C5 names new managing partner

Christopher Cooke, formerly of Hycroft, HSBC and Greenhill, joins C5 as managing partner and head of investor relations.

Dutch fund administrator Intertrust hires BNP Paribas’s Theo Splinter as COO

Splinter was formerly chief operating officer for Luxembourg and offshore securities services at the French bank.

Altor makes three partner promotions

Nordic investor Altor has promoted Thomas Kvorning, Andreas Källström Säfweräng and Maria Tallaksen.

Growth Capital Partners promotes Richard Shaw to partner

Shaw has been with Growth Capital Partners for six years and worked on investments in Arrow and FLYdocs.
Von Selzam

Baird expands senior team with Von Selzam hire

Ralph von Selzam will be based in Frankfurt and work across Baird’s global business, with a focus building relationships with corporate, private equity and family office clients. He joins from Goldman Sachs.