Finstar Financial Group Enhances Its M&A Capabilities as It Pursues Substantial Growth Opportunities in Financial Technology
Finstar Financial Group announces the further enhancement of its M&A capabilities. Paul Muhr recently joined Finstar and has been appointed to lead the Group’s M&A and Capital Markets projects. The corporate developments will help Finstar capitalize on the substantial growth opportunities in the financial technology industry.
Paul Muhr has more than 9 years of experience in banking of which he spent almost 7 years in investment banking working on various M&A, IPO and financing projects for FIG clients, predominantly banks and consumer finance companies in EMEA. Prior to joining Finstar, he most recently worked as a Vice President at Citi and was previously at Goldman Sachs in 2010-2015, based both in London and Moscow. From 2007-2010, he worked at Citi in London, where he started his career.
Nicholas Jordan, CEO of Finstar , commented: “Finstar is developing an impressive financial technology portfolio that will deliver substantial growth, as our investments address revolutionary challenges facing the financial services industry”.
“With the adoption of fintech services anticipated to double in 2016 among digitally active consumers, fintech disruption has gathered momentum that will not subside. Clients seek unparalleled speed and convenience that can only be achieved with a focus on data and the industry’s rapid rise presents significant opportunity for consolidation. We are delighted to welcome Paul to the team and know that his experience and insights will be instrumental as we reinforce our commitment to the sector”.
This current appointment is in line with Finstar’s strategy to grow its financial technology and consumer finance capabilities. The company recently established strategic partnerships with several fast-growing lenders across Europe, including Spanish financial group Prestamos Prima (the companies plan to jointly extend its P2P platform Viventor), and Euroloan, a Northern European fintech company. Last year, Finstar also announced the launch of its own portfolio company, Digital Finance International, with the aim of applying technology to deliver tailored consumer lending solutions globally.
Finstar Financial Group is an international private equity group. Founded in 1996, the Group has significant experience in launching start-up projects and in restructuring and expanding of companies in selected industries. Finstar operates in financial markets, the IT and telecoms field, perfumery-cosmetic retailing and in commercial and trade real estate. The Group has under its management assets worth a total of more than $2 billion. Over the years Finstar has developed substantial operational experience which helps to implement a value-adding strategy, introducing high international standards of corporate governance, innovation, marketing and building competitive advantages, all of which are vital to create value in the long-term.
Read more about Finstar: www.finstar.com
Finstar Financial Group
Tel: +7 905 529 12 52
Tel: +44 20 7866 7887
Information om Business Wire
101 California Street, 20th Floor
CA 94111 San Francisco
Følg pressemeddelelser fra Business Wire
Skrive dig op her og du vil løbende modtage pressemeddelelser på mail. Indtast din mail, klik på abonner og følg instruktionerne i den udsendte mail.
Flere pressemeddelelser fra Business Wire
THE-NIPPON-FOUNDATION22.2.2018 06:04 | pressemeddelelse
The Nippon Foundation: Project to Map Ocean Floor by 2030 Now Operational
MA-VERTEX-PHARMA21.2.2018 22:03 | pressemeddelelse
Vertex Initiates First Phase 3 Study of VX-659, Tezacaftor and Ivacaftor as a Triple Combination Regimen for People with Cystic Fibrosis
AZ-UNIVERSAL-LASER21.2.2018 19:02 | pressemeddelelse
Universal Laser Systems® Expands Portfolio of Laser Material Processing Systems with the ULTRA Platform Series
WA-LUXOFT21.2.2018 17:32 | pressemeddelelse
Luxoft One of Six Companies Collaborating with Amazon Web Services to Accelerate Blockchain Adoption
WESTINGHOUSE-ELECTRIC21.2.2018 17:32 | pressemeddelelse
Westinghouse Electric Company to Provide Engineering Support at Vandellós 1 in Partnership with EDF
FL-H.I.G.-CAPITAL21.2.2018 15:04 | pressemeddelelse
H.I.G. Europe Completes a Strategic Investment in Puerto de Indias Group
I vores nyhedsrum kan du læse alle vores pressemeddelelser, tilgå materiale i form af billeder og dokumenter, og finde vores kontaktoplysninger.Besøg vores nyhedsrum