HFM Week – Admin Opus hires Apex sales and marketing exec

Administrator Opus Fund Services has hired Apex sales and marketing executive Heather Nagle as an assistant vice president, HFMWeek has learned.

Nagle will be based in Opus’ New York office and work alongside recently appointed head of sales and marketing Jorge Hendrickson, focusing on client services and supporting sales and marketing efforts.

Nagle has been with Apex since June 2013 when she joined from fund administration software business Koger.

According to her LinkedIn profile, Nagle was with Koger for four years between September 2009 and May 2013 as a business analyst and latterly working in sales and marketing.

Opus restructured its operations through the consolidation of its fund accounting teams from two separate private equity and hedge fund teams into one single operation led by head of fund accounting Elizabeth Wright. It also appointed senior vice president Christian Pollard to the new role of head of shared services.

Opus created a new technology solutions team headed by James Rea who joined the firm’s San Francisco office. He was previously the technical services group lead and IT director at Bishop-Wisecarver.

Paul Barlass joined from Lloyds Bank in the UK as head of risk.