Cincinnati, OH – July 13, 2022 – Ultimus Fund Solutions proudly announces the selection of Nickolaus Darsch to serve on the IPA Rising Leaders Council for the 2022-2024 term. Darsch is Senior Vice President in Business Development and joined Ultimus in 2019.
The IPA (Institute for Portfolio Alternatives) Rising Leaders Council is composed of associates from member firms who are dynamic and talented individuals and committed to shaping and advancing the PDI (Portfolio Diversifying Investments) industry. This term’s council is comprised of 46 members who were nominated by member firms as outstanding individuals and recognized as future industry leaders.
The Council was created under the direction of IPA’s Board of Directors to recognize emerging leaders by providing a unique opportunity to serve the industry. Members of this distinguished group demonstrate excellence and are responsible for spearheading strategic education and outreach initiatives on behalf of the IPA.
The Council is committed to advocating the IPA’s mission to help expand access to real assets and create more opportunities for retail investors to effectively balance their portfolios. The IPA provides national leadership for the PDI industry by bringing together the top asset managers, product distribution partners and industry service providers – new and established – who are dedicated to driving the industry forward through education, innovation and transparency.
As a member of IPA, Ultimus is committed to help drive growth, shape the latest trends in product evolution, and assist to expand distribution channels in the alternative asset industry. The firm looks forward to the contributions of Darsch and his fellow council members over the next few years.
Following up on its recent news of assisting new clients launch interval and tender funds, Ultimus continues its notable growth in this space by signing additional clients in Q2 as a result of its modern servicing platforms, proprietary technology, industry leading talent and high-touch consultative service delivery model.
Ultimus Fund Solutions (Ultimus) is a leading provider of full-service tech-enhanced fund administration, accounting, middle office, and investor solutions to support the launching and servicing of registered funds, private funds, and public plans. The company also offers customized structures designed for the unique needs of pensions, endowments, foundations, and other large institutions. Ultimus’ deep commitment to excellence is achieved through investments in best-in-class technology, compliance programs, organization-wide cyber security efforts, and hiring seasoned professionals.
Headquartered in Cincinnati, Ohio with offices in other major cities such as Chicago, Denver, New York and Boston, Ultimus employs more than 875 seasoned accountants, attorneys, paralegals, application developers, fund administrators, compliance specialists, and many others with years of experience in the financial services industry. Servicing over 1,600 total traditional and alternative funds, Ultimus helps investment managers and fund families flourish in today’s increasingly sophisticated and dynamic investment landscape. For more information, visit www.ultimusfundsolutions.com.