SS&C Appoints New Head of Fund Administration Sales Seasoned Executive Joins SS&C

23 December 2008

SS&C Technologies, Inc. , a global provider of financial services software and software-enabled services, today announced that Fred Jacobs has joined the company as Vice President and Head of Global Sales for SS&C Fund Services, the fund administration unit of SS&C Technologies Inc. In this role, he will be responsible for growing SS&C's fund administration business for hedge, private equity and funds of funds.

Fred Jacobs joins SS&C from Fulcrum Fund Services where he served as Managing Director and lead business development, marketing and new client boarding divisions. Previously Mr. Jacobs served as a Senior Vice President at PFPC for over ten years in multiple executive positions. Before joining PFPC, Mr. Jacobs was responsible for marketing investment management services and trust products in Latin America for the international private client division of Bank of America, in Los Angeles. Mr. Jacobs also worked for extended periods as an international trade banker in the U.S., Europe and Asia. Mr. Jacobs received his BA in International Relations from Lewis and Clark College and an MBA from the Anderson School of Management of UCLA.

"SS&C Fund Services has experienced considerable growth over the past few years and we are now one of the leading administrators. Given the current market conditions, we need strong global leadership in sales as there are fewer opportunities," said Bill Stone. "I am confident that Fred has the right mix of experience and strategic thinking to help us gain further market share."

"Firms big and small are now seeing independent fund administrators like SS&C as the most logical way to protect their businesses," notes Fred Jacobs, Head of Global Sales, SS&C Fund Services. "This coupled with SS&C's depth and breadth of solutions for the alternative investment space makes SS&C a very exciting place to be. I am thrilled to join the team."

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