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Vistra Luxembourg appoints Philippe Lanciers as its new Commercial Director

Vistra Luxembourg appoints Philippe Lanciers as its new Commercial Director

Luxembourg, 27 October 2022: Vistra, one of the world’s leading providers of expert advisory and administrative support to Fund, Corporate, Capital Markets, and Private Wealth clients announced today the appointment of Philippe Lanciers as its new Commercial Director for Vistra Luxembourg. 

In this role, Philippe will focus on continuing the rapid growth of the alternative investment sector in Luxembourg and the region as a whole, as he leverages his experience to bring Vistra’s expertise in this sector to current and prospective clients. 

With more than 20 years’ experience, Philippe is a senior investment management specialist with global expertise in the alternative and traditional fund industry. He started his career with a Big Four firm both as an external auditor and management consultant, and then held senior management roles with top tier US, Canadian and local service providers where he was responsible for product management, business implementation, analytics, and risk management services.

From 2012, Philippe was a conducting officer for his company where he was in charge of AIF services, providing fund set-up, central administration and registrar services to AIFMs. He also served as the company’s asset management industry leader in Luxembourg, heading up markets and sales. In his latest role, Philippe was in charge of business development, covering the sales strategy, products & services definition, and the development of the firm’s client portfolio.

Jervis Smith, Country Managing Director, Vistra Luxembourg states, “We are seeing a dramatic increase in the alternative space in Luxembourg as fund managers are recognising that managing funds is becoming more complex, hence, needing a service provider who can seamlessly help them establish, grow and manage their funds. This is where Vistra comes in and why we are thrilled to have Philippe join our world-class Luxembourg team to bring our expertise to clients in Luxembourg and beyond.”

Philippe shares, “It’s an exciting time to join an organisation like Vistra where it is clearly growing and leading the way in the industry with its excellent service offering and expert professionals. I look forward to working with the team and contributing to help clients achieve their business goals.”
 

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