Capitolis has appointed Shervyn von Hoerl as head of investor solutions, he will focus on the Capitolis Finance product suite, due for launch later this year and will help drive the development of new solutions in partnership with clients and investors as Capitolis builds new products and services to address capital market constraints.
von Hoerl was previously in a senior role in the US for FMS Wertmanagement Service and prior to that at 20 Gates Management and DEPFA Bank. He has more than 20 years of experience in the structured finance industry, having developed innovative business solutions for clients in multiple jurisdictions.
Gil Mandelzis, CEO and founder of Capitolis, says: “Our aim is to democratise the ability of capital to partner with the best execution, distribution and the broad set of opportunities accessible to investors today. We are working closely with world’s largest banks to partner with investors to provide more robust solutions, more capital and enhance liquidity for all. While we have begun with a focus on the interbank market, we are now getting ready to move into the next stage of our development with our Capitolis Finance product suite. Shervyn’s appointment is key in our expansion plans.”
Justin Klug, COO of Capitolis adds: “Shervyn has decades of successful experience in structured finance and is very well respected in the industry. His ability to build innovative, appropriate solutions is second to none and hard to replicate. We know Shervyn will add tremendous value to the solutions Capitolis creates for its clients and partners, and we are thrilled that he is joining us.”
For his part von Hoerl says: “I see Capitolis’ new model as nothing less than revolutionary for the markets, and very much needed. The traction and credibility the company has been able to achieve in a short period of time is very impressive. I am looking forward to working with the Capitolis team and our clients to support the successful rollout of our collaborative solutions to the market.”