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Moves & Appointments

Michel van Leeuwen, Hawksford

Hawksford appoints group chief executive

Thu, 10/11/2016 - 10:02

Michel van Leeuwen, who has previously held leadership roles at Cordium and Microsoft Capital Markets, has joined Hawksford as group chief executive to lead the delivery of the firm’s growth plans. »

PJ McDaniel, SCD

SC Distributors hires eastern divisional sales manager

Thu, 10/11/2016 - 09:59

SC Distributors (SCD), a wholesale distributor of alternative investment offerings, has appointed PJ McDaniel as eastern divisional sales manager. »

Lynn Martin, ICE

ICE appoints global head of connectivity and consolidated feed businesses

Wed, 09/11/2016 - 07:49

Intercontinental Exchange has appointed Jonathan Reeve as global head of ICE Data Services’ connectivity and consolidated feed businesses. »

Sasha Jensen, Context Jensen Partners

Alts industry fundraising hires hit all-time high in Q3 2016

Tue, 08/11/2016 - 14:26

Recruitment of marketing and fundraising staff across the alternative funds sector, including hedge funds, private equity firms, real estate managers and third-party marketing firms, reached an all-time high in the third quarter of 2016, according to corporate advisory and search firm Contect Jensen Partners (CJP). »

R Matthew Freund, Calamos Investments

Calamos Investments hires fixed income co-CIO

Tue, 08/11/2016 - 09:03

Calamos Investments has appointed R Matthew Freund as co-chief investment officer, head of fixed income strategies, to spearhead the firm's further expansion into fixed income, credit and alternative products. »

William H Woolverton, DMS

DMS appoints managing director in the US

Tue, 08/11/2016 - 08:58

Fund governance firm DMS Governance has expanded its US business with the appointment of William H Woolverton, former senior managing director and general counsel at Gottex Fund Management, in its New York office. »

Andrew De La Haye, First Names

First Names appoints deputy MD in Jersey

Mon, 07/11/2016 - 15:11

First Names Group has promoted Andrew De La Haye to deputy managing director of its Jersey trust business, effective immediately. »

Andrew Melnick, Murphy & McGonigle

Hedge fund litigator Melnick joins Murphy & McGonigle

Mon, 07/11/2016 - 09:29

Andrew Melnick has joined law firm Murphy & McGonigle as a shareholder in the firm’s New York office.  »

Peter Cheesley, Hawksford

Hawksford hires business development director

Fri, 04/11/2016 - 13:49

International corporate, private client and funds business Hawksford has appointed Peter Cheesley as business development director. »

Mark Gubbins, Arthur J Gallagher

Arthur J Gallagher expands structured credit and political risks practice

Fri, 04/11/2016 - 13:10

Arthur J Gallagher has extended its capabilities in credit and political risks insurance with the appointment of Rupert Boyle and Nick Ollerenshaw as executive directors. »

Marco Santori, Cooley

Cooley expands fintech team

Fri, 04/11/2016 - 13:07

Cooley is broadening its fintech capabilities with the appointment of Marco Santori and Patrick Murck. »

Steve Georgala, Maitland

Maitland restructures institutional client management team

Thu, 03/11/2016 - 12:47

Maitland, the global advisory and fund administration firm, has carried out a major organisational restructure of the leadership team of its institutional client services arm. »

Bryan Mullin, RBC Wealth Management

RBC Wealth Management appoints head of alts platform

Wed, 02/11/2016 - 13:12

RBC Wealth Management-US has appointed Bryan Mullin as head of the firm’s alternative investment platform. »

Jean-Pascal Porcherot, Lombard Odier

Lombard Odier IM adds Volantis team to 1798 hedge fund platform

Wed, 02/11/2016 - 12:29

Lombard Odier Investment Managers (IM) has added the eight-strong Volantis investment management team from AlphaGen Capital to the firm’s existing 1798 hedge fund strategies platform. »

Candriam Investors Group appoints head of long short equity

Candriam Investors Group appoints head of long short equity

Wed, 02/11/2016 - 10:34

Candriam Investors Group, a European asset manager owned by New York Life Investment Management (NYLIM), has appointed César Zeitouni as head of long short equity. »

Steven Gilbert, Oaktree

Oaktree appoints Steven Gilbert to board of directors

Mon, 31/10/2016 - 10:03

Oaktree Capital Group has appointed Steven Gilbert to its board of directors, effective 24 October 2016. »

Jeff Parker, Wall Street Horizon

Jeff Parker joins Wall Street Horizon

Fri, 28/10/2016 - 10:19

Jeff Parker has joined Wall Street Horizon, a provider of corporate event dates and information for institutional investors and traders, as an investor and advisory board member.   »

Vincent Ip, Ropes & Gray

Vincent Ip named partner at Ropes & Gray

Thu, 27/10/2016 - 10:33

Global law firm Ropes & Gray has named 11 attorneys as partners of the firm, effective 1 November, including Hong Kong-based Vincent Ip. »

Daniel Fiorillo, Otterbourg

Otterbourg appoints Daniel Fiorillo as head of restructuring group

Thu, 27/10/2016 - 10:06

Otterbourg has named Daniel Fiorillo as head of the firm’s restructuring practice group as of 1 January 2017. »

Stuart Harvey, Datactics

Datactics expands London footprint as demand for regulatory metrics grows

Wed, 26/10/2016 - 10:00

Datactics, a provider of data quality and matching software, has appointed Owen Chuck as sales director and Alex Brown as product manager. »

Andrew Melnick, Murphy and McGonigle

Murphy and McGonigle adds hedge fund specialist to partnership

Tue, 25/10/2016 - 09:42

New York-based securities law firm Murphy and McGonigle is adding to its litigation bench with the appointment of hedge fund specialist attorney Andrew Melnick as a partner. »

Alex Waters, Capital Generation Partners

Capital Generation Partners appoints global strategist

Mon, 24/10/2016 - 10:01

Capital Generation Partners (CapGen), a private investment group serving ultra-high net worth families and endowments, has appointed Alex Waters as global strategist. »

Brickendon appoints Hugh Whelan as non-executive director

Brickendon appoints Hugh Whelan as non-executive director

Mon, 24/10/2016 - 09:42

Financial management and technology consultancy Brickendon has appointed Hugh Whelan as a non-executive director. »

Will Vicars, Caledonia

Caledonia adds to executive team

Thu, 20/10/2016 - 11:09

Caledonia (Private) Investments, an independent global long/short equity investment manager, has appointed David Scully, former partner and chief marketing officer of Coatue Management, as vice chairman, US. »

Suresh Singh, Principal

Principal hires head of funds distribution for Asia

Wed, 19/10/2016 - 14:03

Principal has hired Suresh Singh as head of funds distribution for Asia, based in Singapore. »

Hyacinth Chu, Citigate

Citigate launches IR advisory service for alt investment managers

Wed, 19/10/2016 - 13:23

Financial and corporate communications consultancy Citigate Dewe Rogerson has launched an investor relations (IR) advisory service for alternative investment managers. »

Bill Salus, Paddock Consultancy

Bill Salus launches financial services consultancy firm

Wed, 19/10/2016 - 09:54

Bill Salus has launched consultancy firm Paddock Consultancy, which aims to assist financial services companies with growth and management challenges. »

Timothy Keady, DTCC

DTCC appoints head of solutions businesses

Wed, 19/10/2016 - 09:40

The Depository Trust & Clearing Corporation (DTCC) has appointed Timothy Keady as managing director of DTCC Solutions and Sales & Solution Delivery. »

Lawson Conner appoints head of capital introductions

Lawson Conner appoints head of capital introductions

Tue, 18/10/2016 - 13:16

Lawson Conner, a provider of fund launch services, a regulatory hosting platform and capital introductions, has appointed Michael Denoon-Slater as head of capital introductions.  »

Jonas Katz, SALI

SALI Fund Services appoints Jonas Katz as MD and CMO

Tue, 18/10/2016 - 11:34

SALI Fund Services has appointed Jonas Katz as managing director and chief marketing officer. »

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