Mercury Global Advisors Taps Mastrangelo To Lead U.S. iFunds Distribution

Oct 2 2017 | 9:33pm ET

Global private investment placement agent Mercury Capital Advisors has named former Guggenheim Partners executive Donal Mastrangelo as head of U.S. distribution for its Mercury iFunds platform.

In his new role, Mastrangelo will oversee business growth for the platform as the company further develops its digital services to expand the iFunds footprint nationally, Mercury said in a statement. 

Mastrangelo brings more than 25 years of experience in business development and client service to the position, the statement continued. Prior to joining Mercury, he was a director at Guggenheim Partners covering middle market consultants, multi-family offices, RIAs and bank trust clients and was responsible for private funds, separately managed accounts as well as public fund distribution and service across all clientele. Beforehand, he was the founding principal at NorthRoad Capital Management, an international equity manager, and was the national sales manager at Lazard Asset Management. He is a certified investment management analyst.

The Mercury iFunds platform is a digital solution offering a range of curated non-correlated investments to the wealth management community through financial intermediaries.

Founded in 2009 following a spinout from Merrill Lynch, New York-based Mercury Capital Advisors is one of the largest global institutional alternatives placement agents in the world. The company has sixteen offices and affiliates in the United States, Europe, Asia, Latin America and the Middle East, and brings more than 600 years of collective distribution and origination experience to fundraising, direct placements, secondaries, and co-investments. 

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