Aquila Capital today announced the appointment of industry expert Manfred Schraepler as Managing Director and Business Unit Head Financial Assets and Liquid Private Markets. In the newly created role, Mr. Schraepler will be responsible for the strategic direction and further growth of Aquila Capital’s financial asset business.

Manfred Schraepler joins Aquila Capital from Bank of America Merrill Lynch’s Fund Solutions Group, having previously worked in a senior capacity at a number of firms, including as Director of Marketing at IKOS CIF Limited and Head of Structured Funds at Deutsche Bank AG, London.

Roman Rosslenbroich, CEO and Co-Founder of Aquila Capital, said: ”I am delighted to welcome Manfred to Aquila Capital. He is a highly respected industry expert with a wealth of experience and strong track record in alternative investment management. I am confident that Manfred’s proven expertise both in the development and expansion of fund management businesses and in the distribution of alternative investment strategies will play an instrumental role in Aquila Capital’s long-term growth strategy.”

About Aquila Capital

Established in 2001, Aquila Capital is committed to provide institutional investors worldwide with alternative investment solutions in real assets, financial and private markets. Applying a multi-disciplinary investment approach, Aquila Capital’s range of alternative investments is managed by dedicated specialists in their respective asset classes and underpinned by an infrastructure that combines strong operations, stringent corporate governance and a successful track record. Aquila Capital has been dedicated to develop alternative investment solutions since its establishment. Over 200 professionals across eight offices globally are working across the whole value chain of alternative investments to generate stable, positive returns for investors.

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