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Expertise and support in ensuring speed to market for a broad range of registered fund vehicles in multiple jurisdictions

You need a partner that understands what it means to be in the funds business, someone who will support you throughout - from fund establishment, to helping you meet regulator requirements to servicing your investors day in, day out.
Our extensive capabilities include:

  • Global custody, foreign exchange, cash management, securities lending
  • A full suite of fund administration and related services including fund consulting, fund accounting, partnership accounting, transfer agency, management company, trustee and fiduciary services, regulatory and financial reporting and much more

And our global experience is hard to match:

Servicing U.S. registered funds since 1993

  • Multi-class
  • Multi-currency
  • Multi-manager
  • Manager of managers
  • Fund of funds
  • Master/feeder fund products

Servicing non-U.S. registered funds since 1990
We service the following array of funds from locations in the Channel Islands, Ireland, Luxembourg and the United Kingdom:

  • Collective investment schemes
  • Open and closed-ended funds
  • UCITS I and III funds
  • Non-UCITS funds
  • Unit trusts
  • OEICs
  • Multi-manager funds
  • Fund of funds
  • Cash funds
  • Multi-currency
  • Multi-share class
  • Structured products
Douglas Gee

Douglas Gee

Head of Business Development Europe, Middle East and Africa
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Douglas Gee

Douglas Gee

Head of Business Development Europe, Middle East and Africa
Douglas joined Northern Trust in 2008 and has over 19 years of business development experience, the last seven of which have been spent in the banking and asset servicing industry. Douglas is currently responsible for leading Northern Trust’s EMEA business development group in London. He manages sales teams in Stockholm, Amsterdam, London, Dublin, Luxembourg, Channel Islands and the Middle East, responsible for offering the breath of Northern Trust’s asset servicing and capital markets solutions to both asset owner and asset manager communities. 

Prior to assuming this responsibility in September 2015, Douglas spent four years leading Northern Trust’s Institutional Investor Group (IIG) Business Development team for UK, Ireland and latterly Africa, with responsibility for offering Northern Trust’s services to pension fund, insurance, sovereign wealth fund, central banking and charity sectors. 

Douglas has been instrumental in maintaining and developing Northern Trust's focus on the pension fund industry and works with Northern Trust’s Retirement Solution Practice, an advisory group dedicated to helping institutions navigate the complexities of the global retirement market.

Prior to joining Northern Trust, Douglas worked in the IT industry for 12 years, specialising in business development for Morse Group Plc and Computacenter Plc.

He earned a B.Sc. degree, with honours, in Computer Sciences and Politics from University of West England, Bristol, having previously attended Winchester College.

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