New Joiners to First Avenue - February 2022

February 2022

Wednesday,  2 February 2022


LONDON / GERMANY - FIRSTavenue, a leading global private funds placement agent and investment advisory firm, is pleased to announce a few new joiners to our team.

Dominic Schultens joins the new German subsidiary in Hamburg as a Director focused on private placements. Dominic brings a wealth of experience with him having held senior roles for other placement agents and investment boutiques as well as Credit Suisse and WestLB (London).

Dominic holds a bachelor’s degree in Economics and Finance from the University of York and a master’s degree in International Securities, Investment, and Banking from the University of Reading.

Another new member to our team is Ellie Eaton, who joins the London office as a Sales Development Analyst on the EMEA sales team. Prior to joining FIRSTavenue, Ellie spent most of her career with Fortress Investment Group, supporting the Head of Investor Relations for Europe and the Middle East.

Ellie is currently studying for her Investment Management Certificate with the FCA.


Paul Buckley, Managing Partner, and CEO said "FIRSTavenue is once again in expansion mode with new hires having arrived or in process across project management and marketing and in each of Europe and the USA.  It is particularly pleasing to see our new Hamburg presence up and running."


About FIRSTavenue

FIRSTavenue is a leading global placement agent and advisory firm. We are focused on raising capital for private funds and companies and providing advice on private secondary transactions. FIRSTavenue operates across three asset classes: private credit, private equity, and infrastructure. We are a team of over 40 professionals based in four offices across the globe.

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