KNEIP has appointed Gary Janaway as its new Chief Operating Officer, member of the Authorized Management. Gary took over responsibility for Operations and IT on 1 January 2017.
Previous to joining KNEIP, Gary was Director of Operations at Schroders, a firm he joined in 1991. His role included a broad range of responsibilities: Distribution Support, Fund Administration, Fund Performance, Investment Risk, Project Management, Product Implementation, Treasury & Cash Management and Transfer Agency Services.
Gary has served on various fund and management boards. As a member of Schroders’ European Fund Services Committee, he was directly involved in formulating and delivering the strategy to provide services to Schroder´s investment fund ranges in Europe and Asia. This work entailed the on-going review of client needs and regulatory requirements and incorporating them into sustainable and scalable processes delivered from the Luxembourg operations centre.
Commenting on Gary’s appointment, Lee Godfrey, CEO of KNEIP said: “Gary brings with him a wealth of experience from over 25 years’ in the Asset Management industry. He knows as well as anyone the challenges faced by Asset Managers, and I am very pleased that he has joined KNEIP. The expertise that Gary brings from his previous roles will be invaluable to our clients and help KNEIP to build cutting edge solutions that will drive efficiency throughout the industry.”
Gary Janaway, COO of KNEIP added: “KNEIP is a dynamic organisation led by entrepreneurs who continue to invest in the pursuit of client satisfaction. KNEIP has assembled an impressive management team that will deliver our digital strategy employing progressive technologies to deliver solutions to our clients. This is marvelous time to join the Company with its ambitious plans for the future.”