We are pleased to announce that Mr Luke Coppini has joined the Von der Heyden Group as Group Chief Financial Officer and will be appointed as a management board member of TIMAN Investments Holdings Ltd. as of the 18th of September 2017.
Luke Coppini has gained vast experience in the field of finance during the last more than 30 years of his professional career serving the last 5 years as CEO of MIDI plc., a large Maltese public Real Estate Development Company. Under Luke´s supervision as CEO, MIDI has successfully developed Q1 and Q2 residential towers as well as the T14 Office Building. Before being appointed CEO of MIDI plc., he held the position of CFO of the same company, where he had a significant role in the residential and commercial development at Tigne Point opposite of Valletta.
Prior to his time at MIDI, Luke Coppini worked at the Mizzi Organisation in executive positions.
In Von der Heyden Group, Luke Coppini will be ultimately responsible for the Group’s Financing and Financial Reporting, which also includes IBB Hotel Collection.
Mr Javier Errejón Sainz de la Maza will be promoted to Senior Executive Director and will be responsible for Strategy, Investment and Controlling for the entire Group and will remain at the same time an executive board member of TIMAN Investments Holdings Ltd.
On the new appointment, Mr Sven von der Heyden, Chairman of Von der Heyden Group said: ‘We are very pleased to have Luke in our team, who compliments our profile perfectly. During the last 3 years I got to know Luke as a calm and level headed professional with lots of experience in Real Estate Development, which still remains our core business.’
He went on further to thank Javier Errejón Sainz de la Maza for his loyal and hard-working support during the last 11 years also in challenging times: ‘Javier and I spearheaded the Von der Heyden Group for more than 10 years together now and have weathered many storms but also celebrated great successes together. I am happy that Javier is promoted to take on Investment, Strategy and Investment Control of the entire Group.’
‘I am honoured to have been selected to form part of the executive team at Von der Heyden Group’, Mr Luke Coppini said, ‘I look forward to working in this young and dynamic group with a successful history and ambitious plans for the coming years.’
Von der Heyden Group are excited about our future, the recent 25 mln Euro bond issue on the Maltese stock exchange, which was subscribed by more than 1.300 local investors and a few institutions, has been a great support in helping Von der Heyden Group and IBB Hotel Collection to grow to spheres we have carefully analysed and prepared.