Saltgate appoints new Head of Depositary
2 March 2022
Saltgate has named Jean-François Flamant as its Head of Depositary.
Jean-François – known throughout the funds industry as Jeff – has over two decades’ experience in financial services. He will oversee Saltgate’s depositary servicing for fund managers to help drive Saltgate’s client service.
Jeff joins Saltgate from TMF Group, where he was Head of Depositary Services. He also spent 20 years as an alternative funds specialist at ABN Amro and BGL BNP Paribas.
Saltgate’s Head of Depositary, Jeff Flamant, says:
‘It’s great to be joining Saltgate. In my time in the financial world, I’ve been aware of their reputation for offering a personalised, flexible client experience. It’s an attitude that fits in with my approach of focusing on the long-term, and adapting your approach to make sure your clients’ assets are always in safe hands. I’m looking forward to working with the team to deliver a top-class depositary service.’
Saltgate’s Chief Corporate Officer, Hannah Culshaw, says:
‘Jeff is recognised as a force in the alternative funds industry. As well as his financial experience, he’s known for exceptional quality and for making sure clients get a great service, with a personal touch.
At Saltgate, we’ve always focused on two things to help us stand apart: building long-term relationships with our clients, and developing our talent so our teams can achieve their best. Jeff exemplifies that. His knowledge and personality are a great fit for our team.’
Saltgate launched in 2007 to provide fund administration and accounting services for private equity, debt, and real estate asset classes. With offices in Jersey, Luxembourg and London, its 200-strong team manages around US$100bn of assets under administration.
As a people-first organisation, Saltgate aims to attract the best people and help them develop so they can deliver exceptional client services.
Saltgate embraces diversity, and has a culture of openness, which is reflected in its core values – engagement, partnership, integrity, and commitment. Whether you’re a client or a colleague, Saltgate will partner with you to make sure you achieve your best.
Saltgate Limited is a limited company registered in Jersey with registered number 97247 and is regulated by the Jersey Financial Services Commission.
Saltgate S.A. is a société anonyme incorporated and existing under the laws of Luxembourg under number B128029 and is authorised and regulated by the Commission de Surveillance du Secteur Financier.
Saltgate (UK) Limited is a limited company registered in England and Wales with registered number 6453876 and is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority.
To find out more, go to www.saltgate.com