Stonehage Fleming has expanded its private capital team with the appointments of Meiping Yap (picture above) as director and James Jefferson as senior associate.
Their roles are newly created and were effective as of September 2018 and October 2018 respectively. Both are based in Stonehage Fleming's London office.
The private capital division seeks to offer clients access to top-performing segments of the private capital markets together with a focused portfolio and accelerated deployment. The team's primary investment strategy is focussed on small to mid-market private equity investments globally together with a secondary focus on technology and opportunistic investments.
Private equity is a core part of Stonehage Fleming's multi-disciplinary family office offering. The Group has invested a total of $100m in private capital over the past year, and $1bn since 2001. Expansion of the team comes in response to client demand and the wider market opportunity.
Yap previously worked for the Government of Singapore Investment Corporation and HarbourVest Partners in London. Jeffersonpreviously worked for MVision Private Equity Advisers in London and Hong Kong and prior to that at BlackRock in London.