Bringing you live news and features since 2013
Bringing you news, views and analysis since 2013

33513

Milestone Group appoints MD of Asia Pacific

RELATED TOPICS​

Milestone Group, a global investment fintech firm, best known for innovation in fund processing, asset allocation and oversight automation, has appointed Marian Azer as Managing Director for Asia Pacific (APAC) based in Sydney, Australia.Reporting to London based CEO Paul Roberts, Azer will have overall responsibility for market engagement, client success and go-to-market strategy across APAC, with particular emphasis on the Australian and New Zealand markets.

 
Azer joins Milestone Group with extensive experience in financial services across a range of relevant and complimentary disciplines, including roles focused on investment consulting, superannuation, fund management and investment operations. Most recently, Azer held the position of Managing Director, at RBC Investor & Treasury Services, with responsibility for the APAC and Global Middle Office Product functions, as well as Chief Operating Officer, Global Client Coverage for Australia. Azer was previously Head of Product, Investor Services in Australia & New Zealand at JP Morgan Chase. She has also held senior roles at Mercer and BNP Paribas. 
 
Roberts, says: “We’ve created this role as a key element of our refreshed global strategy, which puts additional weight and attention on the APAC markets, with Australia and New Zealand being a focus. As an Australian-headquartered company, Milestone Group has put significant energy into becoming a recognised global player, innovator and category leader in key disciplines. With this accomplished, Marian’s background and commitment to innovation is ideally suited to our agenda, making it an exciting time to lead our APAC and Australian business as we begin this chapter of sharing international capabilities and solutions with the market for the benefit of our clients and their investors.

“Globally, we are focused on being a specialist provider to asset managers, asset owners and asset servicers, delivering market-leading technology driven solutions that change what is possible, and often, how organisations think about what they need from technology in a changing world. Marian’s background, expertise and collaborative approach will serve to strengthen our value and presence, and we are excited to have her as part of our management team.”
 
Azer says: “I have watched Milestone Group grow and evolve over the years and have always been impressed by the way it thinks differently to solve the challenges our industry faces. I see a real opportunity to add value at a time asset owners, managers and servicers are seeking fresh ideas and approaches and I am personally delighted to be leading that effort.”

Latest News

Bequant has announced that it has launched a new capital introduction platform designed specifically for..
ndosuez Wealth Management has announced the launch of Indosuez Funds - Chronos Green Bonds 2028,..
New global research from industry association Global Digital Finance (GDF) shows most major financial institutions..

Related Articles

graph
The exodus from hedge funds continues with investors questioning unswayed by relatively strong performance from the alternative asset class...
The exodus from hedge funds continues with investors questioning unswayed by relatively strong performance from the alternative asset class...
Waves
A joint statement from BNP Paribas Asset Management, Federated Hermes Limited, Mirova, Robeco and Storebrand Asset Management has been published, entitled The urgent need for better ocean-related data to make informed investment decisions...
A joint statement from BNP Paribas Asset Management, Federated Hermes Limited, Mirova, Robeco and Storebrand Asset Management has been published,..
Frozen soap bubble
From the end of this month, the UK’s Sustainability Disclosure Requirements (SDR) regime comes into force which the Financial Conduct Authority says has a simple aim: “Financial products that are marketed as sustainable should do as they claim and have the evidence to back it up.”..
From the end of this month, the UK’s Sustainability Disclosure Requirements (SDR) regime comes into force which the Financial Conduct..
Global ESG Investing
On May 15 Florida’s Republican Governor Ron DeSantis signed legislation that furthers his ongoing campaign to oppose the role of climate change and ESG factors in state policymaking...
On May 15 Florida’s Republican Governor Ron DeSantis signed legislation that furthers his ongoing campaign to oppose the role of..
Subscribe to the Institutional Asset Manager newsletter

Subscribe for access to our weekly newsletter, newsletter archive, updates on the site and exclusive email content.

Marketing by