Ogier Fund Services was named Fund Administrator of the Year at the Private Equity News Awards for Excellence in Private Equity Advisory Services, Europe 2011 at a ceremony at the Connaught Hotel in London on Wednesday 9 November.

The categories and shortlists were created by the Private Equity News editorial team following intensive research and consultation with industry contacts. Within the Fund Administrator of the Year category, the other firms that were shortlisted were Augentius, Aztec Group, State Street and IPES. The panel of judges considered the firms within European operations, who had demonstrated the most success in their sector over the past year and commended Ogier Fund Services for their achievements.

Jane Pearce, Group Director of Ogier Fund Services said “We are absolutely thrilled to win this prestigious award. The focus of our fund administration team is to put clients at the heart of our business. I would like to take this opportunity to thank all of our clients for helping us achieve this accolade”.

Paul Willing, Chief Executive of Ogier Fiduciary Services commented “Over the past 5 years our fund administration practice has more than tripled in size and the entire practice now has more than 120 staff. This award reflects the achievements of our private equity funds team and we are delighted to win, as it recognises us as leaders in the field of private equity administration”.