Saltgate appoints new Non-Executive Director to Board
1 February 2024
Fund Administrator Saltgate has welcomed a new Non-Executive Director (NED) to its Board.
Julia Chapman has joined the Saltgate Limited Board, supporting and adding value to their governance framework.
Based in Jersey, she is a solicitor qualified in England and Wales and in Jersey, with over 30 years’ experience in the investment fund and capital markets sector.
Having trained with Simmons & Simmons in London, she moved to Jersey to work for Mourant du Feu & Jeune (now Mourant), becoming partner in 1999.
Julia was then appointed General Counsel to the firm’s fund administration division with responsibility for legal, risk, and compliance oversight of third-party administration services to alternative investment funds.
Following the acquisition of MIFA by State Street in April 2010, Julia was appointed European Senior Counsel at State Street, heading up a European-based team responsible for internal legal affairs and governance in State Street’s alternative investment services division.
In July 2012, Julia left State Street to focus on the independent provision of directorship and governance services.
Simon Riley, Saltgate CEO said:
‘I’m delighted to welcome Julia to the team. She brings a wealth of knowledge, unrivalled experience, and a shared desire to deliver exceptional client service.
Her appointment forms part of our commitment to continually innovating, developing, and strengthening our offering to our clients.
Julia’s expertise will further drive Saltgate’s reputation for high ethical and operational standards, solidifying us as a fund administrator of choice.
The team and I are looking forward to working with Julia and seeing the positive impact this partnership will have on the business.’
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