The SMP Group of Companies has announced that Paul Mundy has been appointed as the Group’s Global Head of Funds. Paul is a highly experienced funds professional with an extensive history of over thirty years in the financial services industry, most recently as Managing Director for State Street’s alternative fund administration business in the Channel Islands.
Paul has also worked across the UK, Jersey and Guernsey with organisations such as Royal Bank of Scotland International, Citibank and JP Morgan. He has an extensive background in fund administration and global custody, with a focus on staff development, customer relations and risk management.
In his new role, Paul will be based out of the Group’s Jersey office and will be responsible for the growth and development of its global funds offering across all jurisdictions.
David Hudson, SMP Group of Companies CEO, said: 'I am delighted to welcome Paul to the team and for the Group to be able to leverage his knowledge and vast expertise within the fund services industry. He is extremely important to our vision of a truly international, jurisdictionally agnostic funds service, which is one of the three key divisions of our global business and a major growth area for us.
'Paul has a very strong background in the sector and his insight will be invaluable as we decide how to enhance our fund services offering. Paul will lead our global fund strategy, bringing together people, technology and a firm focus on the client to deliver continued delivery of best in class client solutions. I look forward to working closely with him going forward.'