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Apex Group appoints Head of Corporate Solutions, Netherlands

01 December 2021

Apex Group Ltd. (“Apex” or “the Group”), a global financial services provider, today announces the appointment of Michiel van der Maat as Head of Corporate Solutions, Netherlands.

In this role, Michiel will be responsible for leading and growing the Dutch operations, as well as developing, planning and execution of corporate strategies, driving business development and organic growth.

Michiel has been promoted from the role of Commercial Director, Corporate Solutions which he has held since joining Apex, earlier in 2021. He brings over 15 years of experience in international legal and tax advisory, and corporate solutions, working in the United States and the Netherlands. He joined Apex from Intertrust Group, where he spent over seven years, latterly as Director, Corporate Services in the Netherlands. Prior to this, Michiel led Intertrust’s San Francisco operations, having started his career at EY, advising multinationals and private equity firms on international tax structures and cross-border transactions.

This appointment further demonstrates Apex’s continued commitment to strengthening its presence in the European market and to deliver the broadest range of locally delivered solutions in the industry; across banking, depositary, custody, fund administration, corporate solutions and ESG services. Apex’s Corporate Solutions team provides clients with Capital Markets, Corporate Services, Private Client & Family Office Services, Business Services, ESG Ratings & Advisory and Compliance Services.

Michiel will continue to work closely with Apex’s existing commercial team in the Netherlands, including Henk Pieter (HP) van Asselt, Global Head of Strategic Development - Corporate Solutions and Joris Groot, EMEA Sales.

Matt Claxton, Global Head of Corporate Solutions, Apex Group comments: “The Netherlands remains a key strategic hub for our clients’ international operations, and we are seeing significant growth in demand for our outsourced corporate administrative offering. Since joining the Apex business earlier this year, Michiel has impressed with his notable network and experience, and he will play a key role in supporting our strategic goals by effectively communicating our unique value proposition to the market.”

Michiel van der Maat, Head of Corporate Solutions, Netherlands, Apex Group adds: “With a changing global environment the need for hands-on corporate administrative service providers continues to grow in the Dutch market. I am excited to take on this new role to lead our Dutch office. With our industry evolving I look forward to building on the momentum of our Corporate Solutions proposition, further expanding Apex’s powerful single-source solution and enabling our clients to simplify their operations, control costs and streamline their growth objectives.” 

Press contact:

Antonia Powell Antonia.powell@apexfs.com 

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