The Aztec Group
, the independent fund administrator with offices in the Channel Islands, Luxembourg and more recently the UK, has appointed two new Non Executive Directors to the board - Richard Hills and Patrick Gale
has worked for a number of major technology companies and financial institutions at senior and board level.
In 1995 Patrick joined the Misys Group where he became Marketing Director for the UK banking division with responsibility for global marketing, sales and the development of core banking applications.
In 2003 Patrick was involved in the merger of five retail financial services businesses to create Sesame Group.
Whilst as Chief Executive, the Sesame Group
became the largest distributor of financial services in the UK.
latterly led the MBO of Sesame Group
, which subsequently resulted in a trade buyer- Friends Provident- coming to the fore.
played a key role in the sale and the smooth transition of the business to new shareholders.
Since 2008 Patrick
has supported a number of major insurance businesses in a Non Executive Director capacity, including Halifax Bank of Scotland, Lloyds Banking Group and most recently the UK based Insurance Group, Aegon
"We are delighted that Richard and Patrick
have agreed to join us.