Gen II Announces Latest Senior Appointment To Its Growing European Team

Updated on: May 31, 2024

Following its successful acquisition of Crestbridge last month, Gen II Fund Services (Gen II) has announced that Alex Le Quesne has been appointed to the role of Head of Real Assets – Europe.

In his new role, Alex will be responsible for overseeing client service and the development of Gen II’s Real Assets service offering across its European jurisdictions.

Alex has over 19 years’ industry experience. Before joining Gen II he was Head of Governance Services at Crestbridge and before that he led and developed the business's highly successful Real Asset Funds team. Alex has also been a director of a corporate trustee which acted for both regulated and unregulated property unit trusts, holding over £10bn assets in total. Previously, he was employed by a major global bank.

Michael Johnson, Chief Commercial Officer – Europe said:

“Gen II’s acquisition and integration of Crestbridge’s experienced team and service capabilities demonstrates our commitment to becoming the leading provider of capital fund services globally. Through our network of offices, we provide clients with an extensive range of services to help support their strategic ambitions and meet their regulatory obligations. Alex has significant experience in real assets and will be instrumental in leading and developing Gen II’s Real Asset service offering across Europe. His collaborative approach and significant industry expertise will be an invaluable addition to our senior team.’

Dean Hodcroft – Head of Europe commented:

‘It’s an exciting time for Gen II as we continue to expand our substantial European footprint and bring our clients an increasing range of expert services. Alex’s considerable industry experience will play a crucial role in helping us to continually evolve our Real Assets proposition for our global client base.”

About Gen II

Gen II is a leading global fund administration provider focused entirely on serving private capital asset managers and investors. Since its inception in 2009, the company has become one of the largest independent global private capital fund administrators, with more than $1 trillion of private fund capital under administration. Gen II offers private fund sponsors a best-in-class combination of people, process, and technology, enabling GPs to manage their operational infrastructure, financial reporting, and investor communications most effectively. For more information, please visit

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Published on: May 30, 2024

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