Company looks to expand both locally as well as internationally
July 4, 2016: Creechurch Capital, the discretionary fund management house, has appointed Mario Ricciardi as its managing director. With more than five years of significant growth since its inception in 2010, Creechurch Capital is entering the next phase of progress, bringing in Ricciardi to head the team.
Prior to Creechurch Capital, Ricciardi was with Canada Life International for 17 years where he was the executive director responsible for the investment operations of the company. With vast experience within the investment world, as well as an exceptional leadership track record, he promises to deliver the high service level and technical expertise that Creechurch’s reputation and values are rooted in.
Born and raised on the Isle of Man, Ricciardi joins Creechurch as the business looks to continue its growth both locally as well as internationally.
Creechurch Capital CEO, John Greenwood, said: “Ricciardi was certainly a strategic hire; we were looking for a natural leader with industry experience and a stellar track record. Ricciardi ticks all of these boxes and a lot more. He has a lot of plans, including further additions to the team, which will propel the business into this next phase.”
Commenting on his appointment, Ricciardi said: “Creechurch is an exceptional business story on the Island and I jumped at the opportunity of taking the helm. We have an exceptional team of professionals looking after the interests of our clients, a stable footprint for growth and a proposition that resonates with our clients globally. This presents us with a well-positioned opportunity to develop and grow the business in to a leading offshore wealth management proposition with a focus on sustainable and profitable growth.”