Capita Asset Services has continued the growth of its fund solutions business in Jersey with three senior appointments.

Gayle Swanson is a qualified chartered accountant with more than 13 years of funds experience in the Channel Islands.  She is the chairperson of the Jersey Association of Directors and Officers and a committee member of the Jersey Funds Association. Gayle joins Capita as director in the funds team and was previously head of fund accounting at BNP Paribas Securities Services, specialising in listed funds.

Ken Ritchie joins Capita as a senior manager tasked with expanding the successful international funds proposition. Coming from PwC as a chartered accountant, Ken has worked in Canada, Jersey and the Cayman Islands, with his experience largely centred around hedge funds, private equity, real estate and structured debt vehicles.

Helen Kerr joins as a manager in the funds team. Helen previously worked for PwC in Jersey for the past eight years and is a chartered accountant with extensive experience in private equity, real estate, banking and SPVs.

Aidan O’Flanagan, head of fund solutions for Capita in Jersey, said: “We are delighted to welcome Gayle, Helen and Ken to Capita. We have built up a very strong team over the past few years and we are excited that we continue to attract such a high calibre of talent to support our clients and Capita’s continued expansion in the funds industry.”  

Capita announces growth of Jersey fund solutions business 2015