Hawksford has bolstered its corporate capabilities with the appointments of Stephanie Rose as Global Head of Corporate services and Becci Newman as Director.
Miss Rose will lead corporate services globally partnering with the global heads of Private Client and Funds to ensure a comprehensive approach across all offices and all service lines. Mrs Newman and Daniel Hainsworth will jointly lead the corporate services team in Jersey.
‘I’m looking forward to growing the corporate portfolio at Hawksford while evolving and expanding the service offering. With our brand refresh, our focus will be to work collaboratively across all offices to enhance a global service line approach for our three core services lines – Corporate, Private Client and Funds. Building on my experience in the sector, I look forward to delivering our global strategy while building a successful and progressive story around the Hawksford brand,’ said Miss Rose, who began her financial services career with HSBC and moved to Elian in 1999, where until recently she was head of the corporate services team in Jersey.
With more than 20 years’ experience in the financial services sector, Miss Rose has been the lead on numerous high profile client relationships and has been actively involved, as a board member, across listed, private equity, mezzanine, private equity sponsored, international infrastructure and real estate companies. Her experience as a board member spans the financial services, media, technology, intellectual property and natural resources fields.
Mrs Newman has more than 18 years’ industry experience, specialising in the administration of complex corporate transactions. Prior to joining Hawksford she was at Elian, and has also worked in a range of managerial and senior administration roles at Kleinwort Benson, Bedells and Mourants.
‘I’m looking forward to joining the high quality team at Hawksford and working with Daniel to evolve and expand the corporate services offering under Stephanie’s leadership,’ she said.
Mrs Newman has been active, as a board member, across a number of large, private equity backed, international infrastructure and real estate companies, as well as entities in the technology and intellectual property fields. She has also held board positions on SPVs involved in securitisation and financing structures.
Hawksford Group Chief Executive, Michel van Leeuwen said: ‘Stephanie and Becci’s accumulated years of experience in the industry will be of enormous benefit to our team across the globe and ensure a unified approach to our rapidly growing Corporate Services division. Hawksford has an ambitious organic and acquisitive growth strategy across our service lines of which our corporate division is of paramount importance. Having the right people in the right positions, adding to the global expertise-based ‘bandwidth’ at Hawksford, is strengthening the foundation for our continued success.’