Custom House continues expansion

Custom House Fund Services, a provider of financial services to the alternative investment sector, has announced the appointment of Richard Hale as director, Business Development UK. He is based in the newly established London office and is responsible for developing business in the UK and Europe.

“With over 20 years of experience in the funds industry, we are pleased to have Richard join us as we continue our growth as an independent provider of fund administration services,” said Mark Hedderman, CEO, Custom House. “Richard brings a strong commitment to the industry and is a welcome addition to our service-focused management team.”

Hale joins Custom House from Royal Bank of Canada, where he was most recently Head of Business Development for the RBCIS Global Fund Platform. Other employers have included Citibank, HSBC, JPMorgan, and RBC developing business with investment institutions across Europe.