LONDON, October 25, 2018
LONDON, October 25, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --
Ivan joins with a mandate to assess investment opportunities in the equity and debt markets as well as develop LGB's overall investment proposition to clients
LGB & Co, the corporate finance and investments firm, is delighted to announce the appointment of Ivan Sedgwick as Investment Director of LGB Investments. Ivan was latterly a senior adviser to Societe Generale, and previously head of equity sales in London.
With more than 30 years' experience of working in Financial Services, Ivan brings an extensive network of contacts and has deep capital markets and regulatory experience, which will be invaluable as LGB Investments seeks to further develop its proposition and the scope of its services.
Ivan has spent most of his career working in equity capital markets, in Japan, Continental Europe and the UK and has previously held positions at Morgan Stanley, Lazards and Schroders. He has a diverse range of experience having advised listed, public and privately-owned companies, as well as serving on the public members' body of Network Rail Plc.
He is a Cambridge University graduate and has an MBA from Cass Business School.
Simone Westerhuis, Managing Director of LGB Investments, commented: "We are delighted that Ivan has joined LGB Investments as Investments Director. We look forward to taking advantage of his extensive experience and drawing on his broad knowledge of the capital markets. He will boost our ability to source unique investment opportunities to help enhance clients' investment strategies and performance."
Ivan Sedgwick, Investments Director, LGB Investments commented:
"I am excited to be joining LGB Investments having seen the development of its business as a client. It is increasingly gaining recognition for its ability to source distinctive, very attractive investment opportunities for clients. These include sought after targeted, tax-efficient prospects on the AIM market as well as more bespoke financial investments, such as medium term note programmes for growth businesses. I have been a client of LGB for some years and have been impressed by the breadth of the current team's expertise as well as the high standards of services provided to clients to present them with the very best investment opportunities."
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