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MDO Management Company welcomes John Madigan as General Manager of MDO Management Company, Ireland Branch

December 3, 2018

MDO Management Company is pleased to announce that John Madigan is joining as General Manager of our Irish branch as of 3rd December 2018.

Meet MDO Management Company at ALFI's Scandinavian Roadshow

September 24, 2018

MDO Management Company’s CEO, Martin Vogel, will be speaking at the first ALFI roadshow to Scandinavia.

John Li, Partner of The Directors' Office, to join expert industry panel at Impact Ecosystem Event

August 27, 2018

John Li, Partner of The Directors' Office, to join expert industry panel at Impact Ecosystem event.

Luxembourg Microfinance and Development fund (LMDF) partners with the Ville de Luxembourg (VdL) to hold its second eco impact event on the 24th of September. 

Taking the long view roadshow - Sheenagh Gordon-Hart to speak

July 10, 2018

 Sheenagh Gordon-Hart, Partner of The Directors' Office, will be joining Societe Generale's Taking the Long View  Roadshow in London in July.

"The Luxembourg Asset Management Golf Day” - 5th June 2018 at the Kikuoka Golf Club

July 6, 2018

MDO, EY and BNP Paribas co-hosted the Luxembourg Asset Management Golf Day on 5th June 2018 at the Kikuoka Golf Club.  A short video of the day can be found here

Interview with MDO Management Company's CEO

July 2, 2018

Interview with MDO Management Company's CEO 

MDO’s CEO, Martin Vogel, moderated a panel at the 5th Annual Iberian Private Equity Conference in Madrid

April 19, 2018

MDO’s CEO, Martin Vogel, moderated a panel at the 5th Annual Iberian Private Equity Conference in Madrid.

Sheenagh Gordon-Hart, Partner of The Directors' Office, upcoming speaking engagements

January 17, 2018

Sheenagh Gordon-Hart, Partner of The Directors' Office, will be speaking at several upcoming events. 

MDO Management Company are sponsoring SuperReturn International 2018

October 27, 2017

We are delighted to announce that MDO Management Company are sponsoring SuperReturn International 2018, the world’s largest global private equity and venture capital event taking place at the InterContinental Hotel, Berlin from 26th February – 1st March 2018.

Sandrine Dubois joins The Directors' Office as Independent Director, October 2017

October 23, 2017

The Directors’ Office, Luxembourg’s leading practice of independent directors, is delighted to welcome Sandrine Dubois who joins as Partner in October 2017. 

11th Private Roundtable – a forum for frank and open exchange of views

October 13, 2017

MDO Management Company and The Directors’ Office would like to thank their clients and colleagues in the Luxembourg fund service industry for contributing their time, expertise and knowledge to the high quality discussions in the 11th Private Roundtable.  Our speakers and panellists included:

David Arendt, The Directors’ Office, Silke Bernard, Linklaters, Hans Böhm, ResponsAbility, Kai Braun, EY, Olivier Carré, PwC, Riccardo de Tufo, MDO, Pall Eyjolfsson, MDO, Luc Frieden, Elvinger Hoss, Richard Goddard, The Directors’ Office, Graham Goodhew, Independent Director, Patrick Goodman, Innpact, Sheenagh Gordon-Hart, The Directors’ Office, Joseph Huggard, Consultant, Kim Kirsch, MDO, John Li, The Directors’ Office, Garry Pieters, The Directors’ Office, Jean-Florent Richard, Alan Ridgway, The Directors’ Office, BNP, Frank Schaffer, RBC, Henning Schwabe, Arendt & Medernach, Eduard van Wijk, The Directors’ Office, Martin Vogel, CEO MDO and Yves Wagner, The Directors’ Office.

#CelebratingLuxembourg

September 6, 2017

Yves Wagner,  co-founder and Partner of The Directors' Office, speaks to Paperjam as part of their #CelebratingLuxembourg  series of articles.

Battle for UK fund board seats on the cards

July 19, 2017

A battle for UK fund board seats is set to start as governance firms respond to the local regulator’s plans to require independent directors to sit on fund managers’ boards.

Richard Goddard, Partner at The Directors' Office, speaker on Finance Sector Corporate Governance, Chișinău in Moldova

June 2, 2017

In July 2017, Richard Goddard, Partner of The Directors' Office, will be delivering a series of lectures on Finance Sector Corporate Governance in Chișinău in Moldova.

MDO Management Company at the FundForum International 2017 conference, Berlin

May 30, 2017

MDO Management Company will  once more be at the FundForum International conference, held this year in Berlin.  

Irish Funds Annual Global Funds Conference 25th May 2017

May 19, 2017

Sheenagh Gordon-Hart, Partner at The Directors' Office, will be hosting a panel at the Irish Funds Annual Global Funds Conference, to be held in Dublin on 25th May 2017.

David Arendt joins The Directors’ Office as Partner

May 15, 2017

The Directors’ Office, Luxembourg’s leading practice of independent directors, is delighted to welcome David Arendt who joins as Partner in May 2017. 

MDO Management Company - migration to Bloomberg ERISK

May 5, 2017

All funds under MDO Management Company have been migrated to ERISK, Bloomberg’s risk calculation and investment compliance system enabling us to further improve our risk analytics and to enhance our communication and reporting capabilities.

MDO: thinking ahead for you

April 5, 2017

Martin Vogel, CEO of MDO Management Company and Partner of The Directors' Office, explains the importance of choosing the right management company for an investment fund and outlines its role and duties. 

Sheenagh Gordon-Hart, Partner of The Directors' Office, speaker at the MackayWilliams Distribution Dialogue

March 20, 2017

Sheenagh Gordon-Hart, Partner of The Directors' Office, spoke at the MackayWilliams Distribution Dialogues in Paris and London on 21st and 23rd March respectively.