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Heptagon Capital hires private client expert
01 May 2014
Team expanded to strengthen family office business
Heptagon Capital has hired Rajaa Mekouar to improve its
offering to family offices and ultra high net worth
individuals across Europe and selected international markets.
Mekouar has 15 years of international experience. He was the
founding director of Maera Capital, where he has spent the
last six years. Before that he spent six years as founding
principal at Lazard European Private Equity Partners and
associate director at Capital Change Partners.
"We are confident that Rajaa, who we have known for several
years, is ideally equipped to help expand
Heptagon’s private client business, given her
strong international relationships and professional
experience advising Family Offices on a wide range of
investments," said Tarek Mooro, managing partner at Heptagon
"We feel the time is right to make a bigger push into the
private client market, which requires [tailor-made investment
solutions]," Mooro added.
The London-based specialised asset management services and
investment solutions provider was founded in 2005 by former
Morgan Stanley directors and today manages $8.6bn of assets.