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Avignon Capital appoints Chief Operating Officer

22/07/2020

Avignon Capital, the European property investment and asset management firm has expanded its senior management team with the appointment of Michel Snoek as Chief Operating Officer (COO).

Snoek brings over 15 years’ experience, and prior to joining Avignon he spent over ten years as a partner at a Dutch law firm. Here he specialised in real estate, commercial contracting, and litigation.

As COO at Avignon, he will be responsible for the day-to-day operations including the implementation of new policies, compliance, and risk management. This newly created role will provide additional senior oversight over the business and its operations.

Commenting on the appointment, Patrick Flaton, CEO at Avignon Capital said“We are delighted to welcome Michel onboard.  His appointment comes at an important time for the company as we adapt to a new way of working. Michel will be a valuable member of the team and will play an integral role in helping us realise our ambitious business plan.

We are pleased that Avignon will benefit from his experience as we continue to grow our company and enhance our operations.”

Michel Snoek, COO at Avignon Capital said “Having worked closely with Avignon over the past four years I am delighted to be joining the business.

I have a strong background in commercial real estate law and will be able to assist with Avignon’s real estate transactions as well as providing legal guidance to the company.

Despite the impact of Covid-19, I am excited to take on this new challenge, and I look forward to working with the talented team and helping to contribute to the future growth of the company.”