We are pleased to announce that we have changed our name to Augusta Asset Management Ltd and appointed John Gilsenan as a new Director in the business.  These changes are in recognition of our development and growth as a leading asset manager investing into German commercial property.  Augusta Asset Management Ltd is now at the forefront of the changing investment landscape in Ireland and is undergoing the process of regulation as set out by the new AIFMD (Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive). 

We would like to welcome John Gilsenan aboard as a new Director in the business.  Previously, John was Head of Porsche AG’s Treasury and Reinsurance operations in Dublin.   In Porsche, John was responsible for the development of the company into one of the top financial institutions in Ireland, involved in treasury, risk and liquidity management as well as reinsurance and fund-raising/ corporate bond issues.

As Director of Augusta, John with his wealth of experience in treasury, risk and liquidity management, will be at the helm of driving the regulation process forward and working with intermediaries and clients to ensure excellent service and return on investment.

A Bachelor of Commerce graduate from UCD, he is a qualified Chartered Certified Accountant and a qualified tax adviser and member of the Institute of Taxation in Ireland. He has also previously worked in the Wealth Management/ Investment Fund sector. He is an investor in German property and is former President of the Irish Association of Corporate Treasurers.  

Philipp Graf von Matuschka, Director of Augusta Asset Management Ltd expressed his delight with the appointment.

“We welcome John’s vigour, energy and wealth of experience amongst the Augusta Senior Management team, as we drive Augusta forward in this next crucial phase of its growth as a leading Irish asset management firm.”

If you would like to have further information on any of our funds, you can contact John Gilsenan on 01-2948614.