Apex Group appointed by Real Estate Investor Valpre Capital
Apex Group (Apex) has been appointed to provide full fund administration services, corporate and depositary solutions to Valpre Capital UK Limited (Valpre Capital), a London-based investment firm focused on sourcing, structuring and seeding real estate and private equity investments.
Apex has been appointed to provide full fund administration services as well as corporate and depositary solutions to Valpre Capital Dublin Real Estate Fund LP, which has a target portfolio, size of cEUR150 million and will target investments primarily in the Irish residential property sector.
These services include transfer agency, financial statements, regulatory reporting and AML services as well as depositary for the fund, delivered via the Apex and European Depositary Bank subsidiary.
This latest appointment in the Real Estate sector further demonstrates the success of Apex’s single-source solution and its capabilities to support clients. Apex’s team of experienced and dedicated professionals provides clients with corporate services throughout the lifecycle of a fund and are at the forefront of industry best practice and corporate governance standards.
Apex has identified real estate fund services as core areas for growth for the business as evidenced by the recent appointments of Michael Sheahan as Global Head of Real Estate Fund Services, Anthony Lee as Head of UK Listed Funds, and Barry Hindmarch as Head of Real Estate, UK & Ireland and Channel Islands.
John Bohan, Co-founder and Country Head Business Development (Ireland) at Apex Group, says: “We are delighted to announce Apex’s latest appointment by Valpre Capital who will benefit from our single-source solution providing fund administration, depositary and custody services. Valpre Capital value both our global reach and experienced local teams and we will provide them with the support they require to continue to as one of the most innovative investors in the Irish Real Estate market.”
Mazen Abou Chakra, Founder & Managing Partner, adds: “Apex presented a compelling single-source solution encompassing fund administration, corporate and depositary services, affording the flexibility required to meet both the fund’s current and future needs. We have already benefited from Apex’s multi-jurisdictional experience and have been impressed by the quality of the team’s communication and efficiency; we look forward to working together throughout the lifecycle of the fund.”