15 Jan 2020
IQ-EQ appoints new managing director for the UK and Ireland
IQ-EQ has appointed John Legrand as Managing Director of UK and Ireland and member of our executive leadership team. This key hire reflects the strategic significance of our growing UK & Ireland business.
10 Jan 2020
IQ-EQ assists Nairobi-based Centum Capital with second fund launch
IQ-EQ has been appointed by Centum Capital, a Nairobi-based private equity manager, to support the launch of Centum Capital Fund II in 2020.
19 Dec 2019
IQ-EQ shortlisted across three categories in Citywealth Magic Circle Awards
The shortlist for Citywealth’s 2020 Magic Circle Awards has been revealed and we are delighted to announce that IQ-EQ features in three categories. Not only are we a finalist for ‘Trust Company of the Year’ but we have also been recognised as software innovators, while client services director Stuart Dowding is in the running for ‘Trustee of the Year’.
17 Dec 2019
Citywealth Leaders List recognises two IQ-EQ directors as top wealth practitioners for 2020
The Citywealth Leaders List offers a growing directory of recommended wealth managers and advisers working with UHNW individuals and families globally. Of IQ-EQ’s 19 professionals currently featured, client directors Stuart Dowding and Lorraine Wheeler have both been recognised among Citywealth’s top editors’ picks for 2020.
09 Dec 2019
Two IQ-EQ senior leaders named among eprivateclient ‘50 Most Influential’ for fourth year each
Eprivateclient’s ‘50 Most Influential’ list recognises the leading lights of the private wealth industry in the UK and Crown Dependencies. Included for 2020 are two of IQ-EQ’s executive leadership team: Group Chief Executive Officer, Mark Pesco, and Group Chief Commercial Officer, Kevin O’Connell. This is the fourth time both Mark and Kevin have made the list.
04 Dec 2019
IQ-EQ appoints new Managing Director of Bermuda and the Cayman Islands
IQ-EQ has appointed Colin Targett as Managing Director of our Bermuda and Cayman Islands operations. This strategic new hire follows other senior appointments announced in recent months evidencing the Group’s drive to build our Funds, Private Wealth and Corporate servicing operations in the region.
21 Nov 2019
IQ-EQ crowned ‘Fund Administrator of the Year’ at inaugural SuperReturn Awards
IQ-EQ has been named 'Fund Administrator of the Year' at the first ever SuperReturn Awards, which took place in Amsterdam on Tuesday. SuperReturn runs the world’s largest private equity and venture capital event series, and the awards aim to recognise and commend the companies driving private equity forward.
15 Nov 2019
Mark Pesco sits down with BL Magazine
In the latest edition of Businesslife (BL), our CEO Mark Pesco talks all things IQ-EQ - from his own career journey to the group's buy-and-build strategy, the thinking behind our global rebrand, how we're overcoming the challenges of M&A integration and what the future holds, both for our business and the wider industry.