RENO, NV (eTeligis via ACCESSWIRE) 6/27/2013 8:30:00 AM - Global Equity International, Inc. (GEQU), a specialist consultancy firm with offices located in Dubai and London is pleased to announce that on June 27th 2013, Patrick Dolan was appointed to the Board of Directors of Global Equity Partners Plc., (a wholly owned subsidiary of Global Equity International, Inc). Mr. Dolan brings a wealth of knowledge and additional focus to the company's already rapidly growing portfolio of clients, while developing new business strategies and additional opportunities internationally. As an essential part of Global Equity Partners, Plc. Core Team, Mr. Dolan's extensive accomplishments and expertise will provide valuable insight and perspective to the company. Patrick brings an impressive amount of experience from both an operational and capital raising perspective and has significant contacts across the financial markets. Patrick continues to work closely with numerous Private Equity and Venture Capital Firms in Europe and the United States. While overseeing the London offices, Patrick has attracted tremendous deal flow from both UK and continental Europe.
Patrick Dolan, Board of Directors Member
"Global Equity Partners, Plc. is an exciting upwardly moving company with a very unique business model which over the years has proven itself to be both pragmatic and successful, simply borne out of the sheer number of funds from around the world who wish to participate with GEP and its clientele. Global Equity Partners, Plc. is attracting unique and robust companies looking to raise capital, often pre-IPO. Global Equity Partners Plc. and its clients continue to receive attention from funding agents, family offices, and high net worth individuals from around the world looking for such opportunity to invest capital into these companies. I am privileged to join the board and look forward to working closely with the team of professionals at Global Equity Partners Plc."
Peter Smith, CEO Global Equity Partners Plc.
"We look forward to Patrick's contributions as a member of Global Equity Partners Plc. Board of Directors," said Peter Smith, Global's CEO. "Like the other members of our executive team who are very focused on growth and the opportunity to work with the finest and most unique companies, we believe Patrick's insights and experience will be very valuable in guiding Global Equity Partners Plc. in the many years ahead. Patrick's contributions have been essential to our development and increased deal flow, which will help expand our European operations into 2014 in particular. Always a consummate professional, we initially approached Patrick a couple of years ago about joining our company, but prior commitments prevented him from joining our team at that time. We are not only extremely delighted to have Patrick as part of our team, but to have him as a member of our Board is a true asset. Shortly, we will be implementing a number of strategic changes to our daily operations in London that we have been developing under Patrick's guidance."
About PATRICK DOLAN Board of Directors Member
As a senior figure from the software and technology industries with over 20 years' experience, Mr. Dolan has successfully held numerous senior management positions within large and small enterprises in the US, Asia Pacific as well as Europe. Often Hand Selected and Recruited, Patrick has proven himself as the right person to correct the issues that typically prevent the success of many companies today. Patrick's 'Make it Work' approach, which has included providing the right amount of capital at the right time, building a focused and dedicated sales force, as well as infrastructure and restructuring changes, has made him standout as one of the best company restructuring professionals in recent times. Patrick possess expertise and extensive knowledge in managing large global operations which include such companies as Standard & Poors, Dow Jones, Citibank, State Street and more recently Merchant Capital. His overachievements while with Merchant Capital not only produced a tremendous amount of new clientele, but it also allowed him the privilege of being introduced to a broader range of companies and professional who came to him seeking professional assistance. Utilizing his broad range of business expertise, Patrick often placed himself in the middle of these situations and successfully produced the changes that were necessary to achieve the company's growth objectives. In the last 12 years he has also worked within the technology and software sectors with small to medium sized companies, while expanding their operations and while increasing revenues as part of their executive teams. Patrick has also worked closely with numerous Private Equity and Venture Capital Firms in Europe and the US principally as an executive retained and placed within companies who were part of their investment portfolios. Patrick brings a wealth of experience from both an operational and capital raising perspective and has significant contacts across the financial markets.
About Global Equity International Inc. & Global Equity Partners Plc.
With offices located in Dubai and London, Global Equity Partners Plc. advises worldwide business leaders with their most critical decisions and opportunities pertaining to growth, capital needs, structure and the development of a global presence. With significant relationships in USA, UK, Central Europe, the Middle East and South East Asia, we assist our clients with finding their true potential by bringing to them external capital and resources that place an emphasis on collaborative thinking. With a physical presence in DUBAI, we introduce our clients to the unique opportunity of becoming listed on the NASDAQ Dubai Exchange. The NASDAQ Dubai offers exciting opportunities for newly listed companies with exposure to a large reservoir of registered funding agents and wealthy individuals looking to enhance their portfolios with the very best companies Global Equity Partners Plc. has to offer.
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Enzo Taddei CFO & Director
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SOURCE: Global Equity International, Inc.