Lizzy Buss Joins as Executive Director of EMEA Sales and Cliodhna Murphy as Executive Director of Product Development
London, March 23, 2020 – MUFG Investor Services, the global asset servicing arm of Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group, has announced the appointment of Lizzy Buss as Executive Director of EMEA Sales and Cliodhna Murphy as Executive Director, Product Development. Both new hires will operate out of MUFG Investor Services’ London office.
Ms. Buss joins MUFG Investor Services with over 20 years’ experience in developing businesses with various roles at prime brokerage, family office, financial service firms and banks. In her new role, Ms. Buss will direct the sales and growth of MUFG Investor Services’ asset servicing solutions to investors and managers in Europe, the Middle East and Africa. She will report to Oliver Scully, Head of EMEA Sales at MUFG Investor Services.
“Appointing someone with Lizzy’s experience and knowledge of the EMEA markets will further our momentum in driving new sales across all asset classes and product offerings in those regions,” said Mr. Scully. “Her appointment reflects our commitment to continue expanding in all geographies and providing asset serving solutions to clients around the world.”
Ms. Murphy joins MUFG Investor Services from Man Group, where she served under various roles including Business Manager for GLG Credit, Head of Investment Management Services and Head of Investor Operations. Prior to this, she was the Chief Operating Officer for the funds platform of start-up asset manager Decura.
Within the product development team at MUFG Investor Services, Ms. Murphy will primarily work on the Single Manager and Fund of Hedge Fund lines of business, and she will also oversee other areas that span all lines of business including ESG. Ms. Murphy will report to Mike Dickey, Global Head of Product Development.
“Coming on board with more than 13 years of experience working with hedge funds and fund administrators—with roles across the front- and back-office—Cliodhna is well-positioned to support the further development of our platform,” said Mr. Dickey. “She will be a valuable addition to our team as we continue developing best-in-class products across all our business lines from single manager- to ESG-oriented solutions.”