Shore Capital hires senior adviser

Shore Capital has appointed Christian Yates as senior adviser within its asset management business.

Yates joins from Hazel Capital where he helped to establish a renewable energy infrastructure business.

He has previously had senior roles at Bear Stearns, Julius Baer, Chase Asset Management and Lazard Asset Management.

David Kaye, group commercial director at Shore Capital, welcomed the appointment of Yates.

He says: “He brings a wealth of senior asset management experience and a proven track record in product innovation. 

“At Shore Capital, Christian will be looking to identify new opportunities, as well as develop a range of products building upon our excellent track record in the VCT market.”

Yates will remain a director of the Hazel Renewable Energy Venture Capital Trust 2.