Sanne Group, a provider of outsourced corporate and fund administration, reporting and fiduciary services, has hired Justin Partington as new global head of funds.

In his new role, Partington will be responsible for the strategic development of Sanne’s multi-jurisdictional funds capability across the company’s alternative asset classes including private equity, private debt & capital markets and real estate.”

Partington joined Sanne from a European private equity fund administration business, where he served as commercial director.

Prior to that, he held leadership roles for 10 years in fund administration businesses across the alternative asset sector in Cayman, London and the Channel Islands.

Sanne CEO Dean Godwin said: "We are delighted to welcome Justin to the Sanne leadership team. He brings a wealth of experience across the alternative asset space that will enable us to further enhance our offering to clients and strengthen Sanne’s reputation as a leading provider of global administration services."

Partington said: "I am looking forward to working with the talented and specialist experts across Sanne’s funds divisions, and within the executive team to identify opportunities that expand our client service delivery and product range to meet our clients’ needs."