Highvern taps Apax vet for associate director and client accounting head

UK-based Highvern Group, a provider of trust and company services to international high-net-worth individuals, their families and businesses, has named Mark Primrose as an associate director and head of client accounting. Primrose’s background includes roles at KPMG and Apax Partners.


Highvern Group is delighted to announce the appointment of private equity specialist, Mark Primrose, as an Associate Director and Head of Client Accounting. Mark qualified as a Chartered Accountant with KPMG before moving to an in-house role with Apax Partners and most recently in third party administration.

“We are thrilled to welcome Mark to the Highvern. His extensive experience both within PE firms and fund administrators will be a great asset to our clients” commented Aidan O’Flanagan, Head of Funds. “Our innovative business model continues to attract clients and Mark’s appointment is testament to the value we place on high quality service delivered by senior industry professionals.”

Mark said “I am delighted to be joining Highvern. Their business model is truly distinct to what I’ve come to know in the fund administration market and one which resonates with me. I’m looking forward to delivering client service under this model and playing a broader role in helping Highvern to achieve its vision”.

Aidan added “We are successfully delivering upon what we set out to do. As a result we are investing further to create capacity for future clients and we will be announcing a number of additional senior professionals joining us in the next month or so.”