Thor appoints new director of capital markets

Thor Equities Group has appointed Alexander Shaw as director of capital markets as the business looks to expand its global portfolio. He will be responsible for overseeing the placement of equity for the company’s commercial real estate transactions in Western and Eastern Europe. Previously Shaw was an investment manager at Inspired Asset Management, where he was head of the capital raising team. He has also spent time as an analyst for equity research at Citi Investment Bank, where he was responsible for European telecoms market and company research. Joseph Sitt, chairman of Thor Equities Group, said: “With his extensive experience