Fri, Jul 21, 2017
A A A
Welcome Guest
Free Trial RSS
Get FREE trial access to our award winning publications
Industry Updates

Richard O'Toole joins board of Montello

Monday, May 09, 2011
London based real estate bridging financier Montello Bridging Finance (“Montello”) has announced the appointment of former Goldman Sachs Managing Director, Richard O’Toole, to its board of directors. Mr O’Toole brings with him many years of experience in the areas of regulation, international trade and financial services.

In the public sector, Mr O’Toole held various diplomatic posts at the Irish Department of Foreign Affairs. He has also served in various international posts as Special Assistant to the Executive Director of the International Energy Agency of the OECD, as Chef de Cabinet in the European Commission and as Assistant Director General of the World Trade Organisation.

In the private sector, Mr O’Toole was a Managing Director at Goldman Sachs. He previously served in senior management or Board level positions at a number of companies including aviation leasing company GPA Group, international engineering group ABB, Esat Telecom of Ireland, Portugal’s SonaeCom, and Hutchison Whampoa Europe Limited. As a Board member, he has had active roles on both nomination and audit committees.

Mr O’Toole is currently a non-executive Director of Goldman Sachs Bank Europe plc. Montello managing director, Christian Faes, commented: “We are very excited to have someone of Richard’s calibre and experience join our team at Montello. Richard and the team’s individual professional backgrounds set Montello very far apart from its peers in this space.”

“I’m very much looking forward to playing a part in assisting with the strategic direction of the Montello brand and helping the company solidify the huge success it has already achieved” said Mr O’Toole. “At a time when retail finance is in limited supply, the Montello directors have found a niche where they can provide entrepreneurs with much needed bridge loan finance whilst also providing investors with a superior risk adjusted return.

“I look forward to being part of the Montello team and helping with the growth of the business.”

Source

Press Release
bc

What do you think?

   Use "anonymous" as my name    |   Alert me via email on new comments   |   
Today's Exclusives Today's Other Voices More Exclusives
Previous Opalesque Exclusives                                  
More Other Voices
Previous Other Voices                                               
Access Alternative Market Briefing

 



  • Top Forwarded
  • Top Tracked
  • Top Searched
  1. Little-known cryptocurrency hedge fund seeks $200m in SEC filing[more]

    From Coindesk.com: A little-known, newly established hedge fund is seeking to raise $200m to invest in cryptocurrencies, according to regulatory filings. The bid by Cryptocurrency Fund LP to raise the money was revealed in a Form D submission to the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), dated

  2. FinTech - Bitcoin hedge fund director: ICOs are having a 'eureka' moment, Big data and analytics: Not just for quants anymore, Data breach of a single firm impacts systematic risk (and cost of capital) for the firm's entire sector[more]

    Bitcoin hedge fund director: ICOs are having a 'eureka' moment From Coindesk.com: The director of one of the first bitcoin hedge funds offered praise for initial coin offerings (ICOs) today, arguing in an investor note that the novel fundraising method is already showing signs of

  3. Already above average, Singapore high-networth investors add hedge funds and alternative investments[more]

    Komfie Manalo, Opalesque Asia: An above-average proportion of Singaporean HNW wealth is allocated to alternative investments - the majority of which is held in hedge funds, according to the latest research by ReportLinker. In its report entitled, Wealth in Singapore: HNW Investors 2017

  4. Launches - Crypto boom: 15 new hedge funds want in on 84,000% returns, Crypto madness is striking VCs as Union Square analyst leaves to start new fund[more]

    Crypto boom: 15 new hedge funds want in on 84,000% returns From Forbes.com: With 43 projects raising $1.2 billion in initial coin offerings since May 1, according to Nick Tomaino's The Control, and with stratospheric returns for so many ICOs -- 82,000% for Ethereum, 56,000% for IOTA, 44,

  5. FinTech - The machines are coming... Elon Musk's grim warning, Tezos' $232 million ICO may just be the beginning, A gentle introduction to Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs), Billion dollar tokens, ICOS & crazy market swings WTF is going on!?, How AI is changing the way we invest, How the tech revolution is bringing flip-flops and beanbags to Wall Street, A 'machine-learning' approach to venture capital[more]

    The machines are coming... Elon Musk's grim warning From Tenplay.com.au: Tesla chief Elon Musk has called on US Governors to take 'decisive' action to curtail "the greatest risk we face as a civilization": Artificial Intelligence, or AI. Speaking at a meeting of the National Governor Ass