Hamburg, 28 May 2019 - The Supervisory Board of MPC Capital AG (Deutsche Börse, Scale, ISIN DE000A1TNWJ4) has appointed Dr. Ignace Van Meenen to the Management Board of the Company effective June 1, 2019. As Chief Sales Officer (CSO) of the MPC Capital Group, the 51-year-old lawyer with a doctorate in law will focus on growth strategies in the Real Estate and Infrastructure divisions.
Born in Belgium, he started his investment career at Deutsche Bank in the US and Germany. This was followed by management positions as Finance Director of the energy, real estate and chemicals group RAG (Evonik Industries) and as CFO of RTL Group and DIC Immobiliengruppe. Most recently, Van Meenen was CEO of the Rickmers Group in Hamburg.
Dr. Axel Schroeder, Chairman of the Supervisory Board of MPC Capital AG: "With Ignace Van Meenen, we have gained a versatile and experienced investment manager. He ideally combines broad know-how in the asset classes relevant to MPC Capital with in-depth knowledge of the financial and investment sectors. We are looking forward to an intensive and successful cooperation".
About MPC Capital AG (www.mpc-capital.com)
MPC Capital AG is an internationally active asset and investment manager specialising in real asset investments. Together with its subsidiaries, the company develops and manages investment products for international institutional investors, family offices and professional investors. Its focus is on the asset categories Real Estate, Shipping and Infrastructure. MPC Capital AG has been quoted on the stock exchange since 2000 and has around 300 employees group-wide.