Triago-X appoints new principal

French secondaries specialist Triago-X boosts team ahead of Euronext listing with the hire of Justin Grover.

Triago-X, a private equity secondary transactions specialist, has hired Justin Grover to assist with the international development of the company.

Before joining Triago-X, Grover held a number of roles in both Paris and London. Most recently, he was manager of the government bond desk for Financor Viel Tradition group in Paris.

Between 1992 and 1998 he was senior broker for Interbank Broker Financor before becoming European equity options sales manager at Exane between 1998 and 1999.

Triago-X has been on a hiring spree since it revealed plans for a listing on Alternext, part of Euronext Paris. Javier Echarri, Oliver Laury and Vincent Remay have all joined as company directors.

Javier Echarri has been secretary general of the European Private Equity and Venture Capital Association (EVCA) since 1999.

Olivier Laury was a director of Bouygues Telecom, having joined the group in 1983. Vincent Remay was an adviser to the chairman of Euronext and is responsible for product development.