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SL Capital Partners Enhances Investor Solutions with Two Senior Team Hires

03  November  2014

SL Capital Partners ("SL Capital"), a leading private markets group, focused on private equity and infrastructure, announced that it is bolstering its distribution team with two senior hires, Robert Kellermann and Alan Coffey, who will be responsible for investor solutions across the UK and continental Europe.

In his new role, Robert Kellermann will lead SL Capital's efforts in the German, Austrian and Swiss regions as Head of DACH.

Mr. Kellermann has an extensive knowledge and network in the region having joined SL Capital from Feri Trust Germany, where he was Head of Institutional Clients, and prior to this with Pioneer Investments KAG Munich, where he was Head of Consultant Relations for Germany and Switzerland. Mr. Kellermann also spent seven years in several roles at Allianz Global Investors in Germany.

Mr. Coffey will focus on SL Capital's efforts in the UK and continental Europe, including the Nordic market. He joins after almost a decade at Goldman Sachs AIMS Group in London where he worked as a private equity specialist, primarily focused on the European, Middle East and Latin American Markets.

Commenting on the news, Roger Pim, Managing Partner said:

"SL Capital Partners has experienced a period of significant growth and positive change this year, as we continue to drive forward new investment programmes in private equity funds, co-investments and secondary opportunities, whilst further strengthening our direct infrastructure investment capabilities.

"It is crucial that we support this growth with a highly effective distribution team who can provide clients with relevant solutions as they develop their own alternative investment strategies. I am confident both Robert and Alan will be instrumental in helping to build on our recent successes."

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