DigitalBridge Group has appointed Matthew Evans as managing director, head of Europe, effective mid-November.
Evans brings more than 20 years of relevant industry and transaction expertise to DigitalBridge. During his nine-year tenure at AMP Capital, he was responsible for all investments in the digital-infrastructure sector and led the acquisitions of Axion, eNet, Everstream, Expedient and Towercom, among others.
In his new role, Evans will oversee the growth of the company’s European investment-management business, with a focus on originating new investment opportunities. He also will provide ongoing support for DigitalBridge’s existing investments.
“I am pleased to welcome an executive of Matt’s caliber to lead DigitalBridge’s European efforts,” said Marc Ganzi, CEO of DigitalBridge. “Matt has an impressive track record in global digital infrastructure investment, and we are confident in his ability to support the significant growth of our portf