Stonegate Global Taps Former Morgan Stanley & Equinoxe Exec as its new Head of Operations
Stonegate Global has recruited David Esmie, a former senior executive at Morgan Stanley Fund Administration and Equinoxe Fund Services. Esmie, who steps in as Head of Operations in the company’s Atlanta headquarters, will oversee the firm’s fund administration services business.
Atlanta-based Stonegate Global provides domestic and offshore fund formation and fund administration services to investment management professionals, family offices, and other large institutional clients.
“David has a wealth of experience in the alternatives industry. He maintains a deep understanding of complex investment fund accounting, operational requirements and processes,” said William Chong, a Managing Director at Stonegate Global. “David will be a key member of our team and we are excited that he’s joined Stonegate.”
“I am very excited to join the Stonegate organization,” said Esmie. “The firm is truly one of the most innovative companies in the alternative investments industry. I look forward to leveraging my experience to help the firm continue its strong growth.”
John McCorvey III, Chief Executive Officer at Stonegate, said, “David’s unique skill set is a welcomed addition to the organization. He possesses a strong awareness that client service is at the core of all our efforts. Our operational team engages with our clients on a daily basis, so it is critical that our team members not only have significant expertise in complex fund issues, but that they also possess the ability to interact professionally with sophisticated clients.”