Atlantic-Pacific Capital hires former Partners Group exec Hurst

Atlantic-Pacific Capital has hired Alex Hurst in the firm’s London office as a vice president. Hurst will focus on project management, deal execution and client servicing. Prior to Atlantic-Pacific Capital, Hurst worked at Partners Group in London and Switzerland.

Press Release

Atlantic-Pacific Capital, the largest privately-owned global placement agent and advisory firm, is pleased to announce the addition of Alex Hurst. Mr. Hurst joins the firm’s London office as a Vice President to focus on project management, deal execution and client servicing.

Prior to joining Atlantic-Pacific, Mr. Hurst worked as a senior professional on the investment team at Partners Group in London and Switzerland. During that time, he focused on underwriting investments and deploying capital into private equity funds and direct transactions within the European real estate market. Before Partners Group, Mr. Hurst worked at Lord North Street Limited, a private investment office, where he predominantly focused on evaluating and executing private equity and real estate investments. Mr. Hurst began his career in the financial services sector in the listed markets with a graduate position sponsored by the Vodafone Group Foundation.

Richard Awbery, Partner at Atlantic-Pacific, stated, “We are pleased to welcome Alex to the Atlantic-Pacific team. His wealth of experience in evaluating and investing in private equity and real estate managers will provide significant value to our clients.”

About Atlantic-Pacific Capital (

Atlantic-Pacific Capital is the largest privately-owned global placement agent and advisory firm dedicated to raising capital for alternative investments. Since its founding in 1995, the firm has executed more than 80 capital raising assignments aggregating over $60 billion for an extraordinary group of alternative asset managers. Typical mandates include private equity, real estate, real assets, natural resources and infrastructure fund placements. Atlantic-Pacific provides global distribution and project management using a focused and customized approach. With experienced professionals located in New York, Greenwich, Chicago, San Francisco, London and Hong Kong, Atlantic-Pacific maintains a global network of trusted relationships with influential institutional investors.

Atlantic-Pacific Capital, Inc. has been registered as a broker-dealer with the Securities Exchange Commission since October 25, 1995 and as a municipal advisor since September 29, 2010. Atlantic-Pacific is also registered with 50 U.S. states and territories, the Municipal Securities Rulemaking Board and a member of the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority and the Securities Investor Protection Corporation. Atlantic-Pacific’s wholly-owned United Kingdom subsidiary, Atlantic-Pacific Capital Limited, is authorized and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority and Atlantic Pacific’s wholly-owned Hong Kong subsidiary, Atlantic Pacific Capital Asia Limited, is licensed by the Securities and Futures Commission.

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