Former Quartilium executive joins Fleming Family & Partners

Richard Clarke-Jervoise, a senior manager at private equity fund of funds Quartilium who left recently, has joined family office Fleming Family & Partners as investment manager of private equity. Clarke-Jervoise has replaced Simon Jamieson and will work with Caroline Jones-Davies, investment manager for alternatives, on a full range of illiquid investments.

Press Release

Fleming Family & Partners, a leading international wealth manager, has appointed Richard Clarke-Jervoise as Investment Manager of Private Equity Investments. Replacing Simon Jamieson, Richard will work closely with Caroline Jones-Davies, Investment Manager (Alternatives), on a full range of illiquid investments.

Richard Clarke-Jervoise joins FF&P from Quartilium, a Paris-based Funds of Funds team where he was Managing Director. Quartilium specialises in fund of fund investments in buyouts including management buyouts, and venture capital funds. It also targets infrastructure funds.

Prior to Quartilium, Richard was at Access Capital Partners in Paris and before that Proparco, the Development Financial Institution partly owned by Agence Française de Développement (AFD) from 2001. Richard started his career in Barclays Bank PLC where he was based for two years before moving to Barclays Capital in Paris until 2001.

Richard’s appointment marks a further step in the development of FF&P’s investment approach and methodology. He will be responsible for continuous development and enhancement of FF&P Asset Management’s private equity proposition, as an integral part of the range of the firm’s asset management offering. Richard will also work closely with Caroline in the development and management of the firm’s full range of illiquid investment strategies.

Ian Marsh, Group Head of Asset Management, commented: “Richard’s appointment reflects the importance we place on providing first class skills to ensure our clients receive high-quality advice across all asset classes. We look forward to bringing on board his considerable experience in investment strategy and adding to the expertise of our existing investment team.”
For further information, please contact:

Cubitt Consulting

Simon Brocklebank-Fowler +44 (0)20 7759 1191
Rose Schreiber +44 (0)202 7759 1194

Notes to Editors

Fleming Family & Partners is an international multifamily office which advises wealthy individuals and families on how best to grow and maintain their capital, and how to transfer it between generations. The firm offers an institutional level of professional advice and service to individuals, and an investment process designed to manage risk in a way that is appropriate to each individual client’s needs and objectives.

FF&P invests client’s funds in a range of asset classes, primarily through third party managers, designed to make use of the best abilities available in any given class and allowing clients to benefit from economies of scale. It also offers clients innovative, higher risk opportunities as appropriate. As well as benefiting from the firm’s core asset management skills, clients also have access to its capabilities in private office and trust services, in private equity funds, in corporate finance advice and in financial planning.

FF&P was founded in 2000, following the sale of Robert Fleming Holdings to JP Morgan Chase Manhattan. It now manages assets of around £4.0 billion and beyond the founding Fleming family looks after an additional 49 core, discretionary clients.