Atlantic-Pacific hires Alex Hurst as vice president


SONY DSCPlacement agents Atlantic-Pacific Capital has hired Alex Hurst as a vice president to focus on project management, deal execution and client servicing.

Hurst, who will be based in London, previously worked as a senior professional on the investment team at Partners Group in London and Switzerland.

He was focused on underwriting investments and deploying capital into private equity funds and direct deals in the European real estate market.

Hurst has also worked at Lord North Street, where he was involved in evaluating and executing private equity and real estate investments.

Atlantic-Pacific partner Richard Awbery said, “We are pleased to welcome Alex to the Atlantic-Pacific team. His wealth of experience in evaluating and investing in private equity and real estate managers will provide significant value to our clients.”

Atlantic-Pacific acted as a placement agent for Catalyst Fund Limited Partnership IV, which recently held a final close on $812m, smashing its target of $500m to $750m.

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