Frederick Shaw joins Apex Group as country head, US
Apex Group Ltd, the Bermudian-based global financial services provider, has appointed Frederick Shaw as country head, United States.
Mr Shaw has two decades of experience in the financial services industry. He joined Apex from private markets investor, Hamilton Lane, where he held the role of chief risk officer and global head of operations.
In his new role, Mr Shaw will oversee Apex’s rapidly expanding US business, which now employs more than 600 people across 15 local offices.
In addition to strong organic growth, Apex recently completed the integration and rebrand of the acquisition of Greenhough Consulting Group, bolstering its corporate and business services offering for funds and corporates.
Mr Shaw will work closely with Apex’s experienced regional leadership team, including recently appointed group president, Samir Pandiri; Georges Archibald, chief innovation officer and regional managing director, Americas; and Elaine Chim, global head of closed ended products.
Mr Archibald said: “We are thrilled to welcome an executive with Fred’s knowledge and outstanding market reputation to our senior leadership team.
“His extensive buy-side experience will provide valuable insights into the requirements of our current and future clients and enable us to further enhance their operational efficiency and performance.
“Fred shares our commitment to maintaining regulatory standards while embracing new ideas and approaches as we evolve to become the service provider of the future.”
Mr Shaw added: “I am excited by the opportunity to join Apex Group, drawing on my client-side experience to drive continued service excellence, innovation and growth for clients.
“Apex Group has successfully disrupted the US market, as an independent provider of a compelling single-source solution, which supports the entire value chain of a business.
“I look forward to playing a part in the continued success of the business by leveraging Apex Group’s technology and solutions to better address the priorities of our clients.”