Global investor services group IQ-EQ has made two senior appointments in its Amsterdam office.
Stefan de Kort joins IQ-EQ as director, fund services, while Laurens de Lange – who joined the group in 2018 – has been promoted to compliance leader for the Netherlands. Both will be members of the local leadership team.
Mr de Kort has more than 20 years’ financial services experience, including 12 years in senior management roles spanning continental Europe. He has particular experience in the fund services sector, with a focus on business development and client service.
Prior to joining IQ-EQ, Mr de Kort held regional leadership positions with a number of international financial service providers and has led jurisdictional branches, including Zürich and Luxembourg as well as the Netherlands, and headed up key departments including client solutions and depositary services.
Most recently, Mr de Kort was self-employed as a business solutions consultant, supporting financial services companies with their go-to-market strategies and designing client service approaches to accelerate new business growth.
Mr de Lange joined IQ-EQ Netherlands in 2018 and was previously senior compliance manager and general counsel for t...