Company name Corto European Fund
Headline Changes to the Company and Master Fund


RNS Number : 3099K
Corto European Fund Ltd
17 August 2012
 

COMPANY ANNOUNCEMENT

 

Immediate Release

    17 August 2012



 

Corto European Fund Limited  (the "Company")

Corto European Master Fund Limited (the "Master Fund")

 

Re: Changes to the Company and Master Fund

 

The Directors of the Company wish to announce the following changes to the Company and Master Fund.

The resignation of Barry McGrath and Pierre Etienne as a Director of the Company and Master Fund with effect from 15 August 2012 and the appointment of Thomas Nummer as a Director of the Company and Master Fund with effect from 15 August 2012.

Thomas was appointed Managing Director with Carne Luxembourg in 2011. Thomas acts as an independent director on Luxembourg funds and management companies as well as advising clients on risk management, compliance, and governance issues as well as product structuring, fund launches, issues. Before being appointed to Carne Luxembourg, Thomas was Director and Chief Risk Officer for Allianz Global Investors Luxembourg S.A., where he worked for eight years on a wide range of Risk and Fund Compliance issues. In particular, he built up the UCITS compliant risk management system for the Allianz fund range. In addition, Thomas was appointed as Head of Outsourcing risk for all Management Companies at Allianz Global Investors Europe.

Thomas has never: 

·    had any unspent convictions in relation to indictable offences; or

·    been bankrupt or the subject of a voluntary arrangement, or has had a receiver appointed to any of his assets; or

·    been a director of any company which, while he was a director with an executive function or within 12 months after he ceased to be a director with an executive function, had a receiver appointed or went into compulsory liquidation, creditors' voluntary liquidation, administration or company voluntary arrangements, or made any composition or arrangements with its creditors generally or with any class of its creditors; or

·    been a partner of any partnership, which while he was a partner or within 12 months after he ceased to be a partner, went into compulsory liquidation, administration or partnership voluntary arrangement, or had a receiver appointed to any partnership asset; or

·    had any public criticism by statutory or regulatory authorities (including recognised professional bodies); or

·    been disqualified by a court from acting as a director or from acting in the management or conduct of affairs of any company.

A list of past and current directorships held by Thomas over the past 5 years is available for inspection on request for a period of 14 days from the date of this announcement from Maples and Calder, 75 St. Stephen's Green, Dublin 2, Ireland.

The Directors also wish to announce that from 15 August 2012 the Euro Class will be re-designated as EUR and the USD Class will be re-designated as USD.

 

Enquires to:                                                    

 

 

Maples and Calder

Laurence Morrissey

+353 1 619 2057

 

This announcement has been issued through the Companies Announcement Service of

The Irish Stock Exchange.

 


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