London
02 October 2017
Reporter: Jenna Lomax

Calastone appoints new managing director


Calastone has appointed Henning Swabey as managing director and head of continental Europe.

In his new role, Swabey will manage Calastone’s sales teams across Europe, and will be responsible for defining and implementing the European business development strategy.

Prior to joining Calastone, Swabey worked on developing the investor and treasury service for RBC in the Asia-Pacific region and in the UK.

Stephen Mohan, CEO of Calastone, commented: “I am delighted to welcome Henning Swabey to the Calastone team and am thrilled to have him lead our team in Continental Europe.”

“With a wealth of expertise developing and implementing successful business development strategies in the mutual funds space, Henning Swabey’s business acumen, sales pedigree and breadth of marketplace knowledge open up significant opportunities for Calastone as we set our path to expand throughout Europe, and beyond.”

Swabey commented: “I’m very excited at the opportunity ahead and to be part of a business where innovation and collaboration are at the core.”

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