DALLAS, Jan. 26, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- As a preeminent service provider of compliance and administrative services to the alternative asset industry, Blue River Partners announced today its next steps in servicing its existing clients and preparing for the future by naming two new equity partners; the launch of a new service offering; and the enhancement of its professional staff. "2014 was a phenomenal year at Blue River Partners. We experienced significant growth in both our compliance and administrative service offerings. Our client base is growing and our existing clients are engaging the firm across the entire spectrum of our service offerings," said Mark Fordyce, CEO.
We are pleased to announce that Carl Seiler in our compliance services group and Matthew Morgan in our administrative services group have been named equity partners of the firm. These individuals have proven themselves, having the expertise and work ethic to deliver the highest quality service to our clients and distinguishing Blue River Partners in the marketplace.
Scott Hensell joined the firm in a dual role as the CFO of Blue River Partners and to launch a new service offering to private equity managers: outsourced CFO/controller and administration services to portfolio companies, real estate assets, and energy assets of private equity funds. Mr. Hensell has over 25 years of experience in a variety of roles in accounting, finance, and operational areas serving public, private and private equity owned firms. Mr. Hensell has served in CFO, COO, Controller and Finance roles throughout his career. To learn more about this offering, please contact Scott Hensell at [email protected] or 214-996-0936.
Shelly Boynton joined the firm as a Managing Director and adds significant experience and expertise to our private equity fund administration offering. Mrs. Boynton has over 19 years of experience in the finance industry, specifically with firms managing hedge funds and fund of funds. Prior to joining Blue River, Mrs. Boynton served as Controller for a large alternative asset management firm focused on absolute return, credit and opportunistic investment strategies. In this position, Mrs. Boynton managed the NAV calculation process and the reporting for audit, tax and compliance for over forty managed funds and over fifty special purpose vehicles.
About Blue River Partners
Blue River Partners, LLC, founded in 2009, is a preeminent service provider to the alternative asset industry. Blue River works with managers in multiple capacities ranging from hedge fund, private equity fund, and mutual fund launches; private equity fund administration; advisory firm set-up, regulatory registration and infrastructure design; ongoing regulatory compliance (SEC, CFTC, and 40 Act); financial controls and operational support services; compliance and operational related projects and reviews; and outsourced CFO/controller and administration services to private equity fund investments – portfolio companies, real estate assets and energy assets.
As an alternative to hiring expensive internal staff, investment firms get the benefit of engaging Blue River's highly experienced team of mostly former in-house attorneys, CPA's and compliance experts. By leveraging our team, investment advisory firms are able to implement a best-of-breed institutional back office at a fraction of the cost of internal hires.
Blue River currently supports over 150 advisory firms that collectively manage in excess of $40 billion in assets.
Additional information about our core service offerings and key team member biographies are on our website – www.blueriverpartnersllc.com.
Blue River Partners, LLC is not a CPA firm.
Blue River Partners, LLC is not a law firm.
SOURCE Blue River Partners LLC