Zeidler Group names its new CFO and product owner

Zeidler Group, a technology-driven law firm, has named former Goldman Sachs managing director Thilo Zeidler as its new CFO and product owner of various data products.

In this position, Zeidler will be responsible for the financial operations and oversight of Zeidler Group and will oversee and manage various data products on its digital platform.

During his career, Zeidler has built up a wealth of expertise and experience in financial markets, asset management, coding and data science. This includes building multiple data and technology projects as well as an understanding of the needs of challenges of asset managers.

Zeidler began his career as a portfolio manager for Nomura Asset Management in Frankfurt. From there, he moved to Credit Suisse as a vice president for interest rates trading. His most recent position was as a managing director at Goldman Sachs.

He said, “I was immediately impressed with Zeidler’s continued growth since its inception in 2008 and innovative approach to investment funds law.

“The fact that Zeidler Group is a law firm that combines technology-driven automated workflows to transform every day and complicated legal and compliance challenges is unlike any other RegTech or legal offering on the market, this was an exciting professional challenge I was looking for and I look forward to creating an extensive legal technology and regulatory compliance ecosystem.”

The Zeidler Group is a technology-driven law firm that aims to revolutionise legal and regulatory compliance services for the asset management industry

Its services include formation of investment funds, legal management, cross-border registrations, ongoing fund governance, global knowledge hub, cross-border legal advice, counterparty due diligence and more.

Zeidler Group founder and CEO Arne Zeidler said, “Zeidler Group is redefining and reshaping legal delivery within the asset management industry through our unique industry combination of legal, compliance, technology and product expertise. Thilo’s appointment underlines our commitment to our clients and end investor value and will steer our company for future growth and expansion.”

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