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Maples hires Colchester to head Asia expansion


Maples Fund Services has hired Kate Colchester to head its business development in Asia, as the global fund administration firm continues its expansion plans in the region.

As a senior vice president of business development, Hong Kong-based Colchester is responsible for expanding the Maples presence and client base in Asia. She has previously worked in Singapore at BNY Mellon’s alternative investment services business, where she was responsible for Asian business development and sales. Colchester is also a founding member of Eurekahedge, having worked for the research house in both Singapore and Hong Kong.

“As markets continue to recover, Kate’s knowledge