Tages Capital appoints sales director in readiness for launches

Handshake5Tages Capital, part of Italy’s Tages Group and which runs alternative Ucits funds, has appointed Ed Morse as sales director with responsibility for sales and marketing for the UK and Northern Europe. Morse has over 30 years’ experience in the funds industry, including the development and marketing of cross-border alternative investment funds. Ed was formerly co-head of investment trusts at F&C Asset Management, with responsibility for business development. Prior to that, he spent 12 years as sales director at Thames River Capital. Jamie Kermisch, chief executive officer of Tages Capital, which is based in London, says Ed will play a major role in developing the firm’s distribution, as Tages prepares to launch a series of funds over the course of next year. Tages Capital is an alternative investor with $2.2 billion (€2 billion) of assets under management. ©2015 funds europe

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