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Moves & Appointments

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Wake2o adds to hedge fund secondaries sales team

Wed, 04/09/2013 - 12:11

Wake2o has appointed Jean-Michel Montandon as a vice president in the firm’s global hedge fund distribution business, which comprises Wake2o hedge fund secondaries illiquids, hedge fund secondaries continuing classes, legal claims and the Wake-X intermediation platform. »

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Bell Rock adds fifth member to team of independent fund directors

Mon, 02/09/2013 - 12:00

Bell Rock has appointed Evan Judd to its independent director services team, as it expands its fund governance practice for investment funds. »

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Benedicte Rabier joins AllenbridgeEpic

Fri, 30/08/2013 - 16:06

AllenbridgeEpic Investment Advisers has appointed Benedicte Rabier as a sector specialist. »

London

Sturgeon appoints new portfolio manager

Thu, 29/08/2013 - 13:32

Bob Devine has joined regulatory incubator Sturgeon Ventures as a portfolio manager. »

Elena Ranguelova, Investcorp

Elena Ranguelova joins Investcorp’s hedge fund group

Thu, 29/08/2013 - 12:00

Investcorp's US-based hedge fund business has appointed Elena Ranguelova as head of credit and equity strategies. »

Cayman Islands

Investment funds specialist Dawn Howe joins Walkers as a partner

Thu, 29/08/2013 - 06:05

Dawn Howe has joined law firm Walkers as a partner in the global investment funds group. »

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GoldenTree hires Brian Marshall as managing director in business development

Wed, 28/08/2013 - 05:58

GoldenTree Asset Management, an investment firm that manages alternative and traditional asset strategies for sophisticated institutional and high net-worth investors, has hired Brian Marshall as managing director in the firm’s business development group. »

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The Carlyle Group names Matthew O’Connor MD on power investing team

Thu, 22/08/2013 - 06:01

Alternative asset manager The Carlyle Group has named Matthew J O’Connor as a managing director on the power investing team. »

Gregg Parise, president and CFO, BUMP Network

Hedge fund manager Gregg Parise joins BUMP Network as president and CFO

Wed, 21/08/2013 - 06:33

BUMP Network has appointed hedge fund manager Gregg Parise as its new president and chief financial officer.  »

New York

GoldenTree hires James Clarke in business development role

Tue, 20/08/2013 - 10:18

GoldenTree Asset Management, an investment firm that manages alternative and traditional asset strategies for sophisticated institutional and high net-worth investors, has appointed James Clarke as managing director – business development. »

New York

Conifer Group adds key personnel in New York

Mon, 19/08/2013 - 06:35

The Conifer Group, a provider of fund administration, middle office, trading and prime brokerage services to the hedge fund industry, has made several new hires in the firm's New York office. »

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Meridian Fund Services Group appoints chief executive

Fri, 16/08/2013 - 16:00

Meridian Fund Services Group has appointed Fergus Healy as chief executive, effective 15 August 2013. »

Investments

Prosiris adds RMBS trader Aashish Marfatia to investment team

Thu, 15/08/2013 - 12:28

Prosiris Capital Management, a credit-oriented investment manager with over USD1bn in assets under management, has appointed Aashish Marfatia to the firm's investment team. »

Numbers and magnifying glass

Three Bridges Capital adds two senior analysts

Wed, 14/08/2013 - 16:03

Three Bridges Capital has appointed Ranjit Unnithan and Marc S Cooperman as senior analysts. »

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DBFS appoints David Hastings as senior front office consultant

Wed, 14/08/2013 - 14:25

DBFS Consultants has appointed David Hastings as senior consultant within the firm’s front office practice. »

Colin McKie, litigation partner, Maples and Calder

Maples and Calder litigation partner appointed QC

Wed, 14/08/2013 - 14:11

Maples and Calder litigation partner Colin McKie has been appointed as Queen's Counsel (QC), following recommendations from the local judiciary to the UK Foreign and Commonwealth Office. »

Americas

Citi Prime Finance names David Tenney as MD and regional head of sales for the Americas

Wed, 14/08/2013 - 11:49

David H Tenney is to join Citi’s prime brokerage business as a managing director and regional head of sales for the Americas. »

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GoldenTree appoints Said Saffari as partner and portfolio manager

Wed, 14/08/2013 - 06:04

GoldenTree Asset Management, an investment firm that manages alternative and traditional asset strategies for institutional and high net worth investors, has appointed emerging markets credit specialist Said Saffari as a partner and portfolio manager. »

Currency cogs

Deutsche Bank expands foreign exchange investor sales team in North America

Thu, 08/08/2013 - 16:01

Gaurang Chadha is to join Deutsche Bank as a managing director within its foreign exchange investor sales team in North America. »

Meeting

Orb appoints Brad Baker to consulting team

Wed, 07/08/2013 - 13:37

Orb, a boutique employee benefits and workplace pensions consultancy that specialises in working with hedge funds and their suppliers, has appointed Brad Baker as a senior employee benefits consultant.  »

Hannah Shaw Grove

HFA adds high-net-worth expert Hannah Shaw Grove to advisory board

Wed, 07/08/2013 - 12:12

The Hedge Fund Association (HFA) has appointed wealth consultant Hannah Shaw Grove to its high-net-worth advisory board. »

Victor Hugo Rodriguez

HFA appoints Garrido and Baquiran as co-directors of LatAm chapter

Tue, 06/08/2013 - 10:02

The Hedge Fund Association (HFA) has appointed Juan Garrido and Les Baquiran as co-directors of the association’s LatAm chapter following the decision by Victor Hugo Rodriguez to step down from the role. »

Handshake

Aquila Capital appoints Dorothee Goerz as senior fund manager

Tue, 06/08/2013 - 06:00

Alternative asset manager Aquila Capital has appointed Dorothee Goerz as senior fund manager. Goerz will be based at Aquila Capital’s office in London. »

Ben Robins, chairman, Jersey Funds Association

Jersey’s funds industry in a strong position, says new association chairman

Mon, 05/08/2013 - 12:20

Jersey’s proactive and flexible approach to the adoption of new international regulation will ensure its funds industry can look forward to a positive future, according to Ben Robins, the new chairman of the Jersey Funds Association (JFA). »

Michael Bodson, president and chief executive officer, DTCC

DTCC expands leadership team

Fri, 02/08/2013 - 14:23

The Depository Trust & Clearing Corporation (DTCC) is making several executive management appointments, effective 1 September, designed to strengthen the company’s leadership team. »

Handshake

Rustam Mursalimov joins Gazprombank asset management team

Tue, 30/07/2013 - 14:50

Russian bank Gazprombank has appointed Rustam Mursalimov as an equity portfolio manager at Gazprombank Asset Management.  »

Cayman Islands

Carne expands Cayman Islands office with appointment of fifth fund director

Mon, 29/07/2013 - 14:25

Carne Group, a provider of governance solutions to the global fund management industry, is expanding its Cayman Islands office with the appointment of Vanessa Barrett to its team of independent fund directors. »

Lord James Blyth, non-executive director, Avoca

Lord James Blyth appointed non-executive director of Avoca

Mon, 29/07/2013 - 12:16

European credit investment manager Avoca Capital has appointed Lord James Blyth to its board as a non-executive director.   »

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Nina Tannenbaum joins AllianceBernstein's alternatives team

Mon, 29/07/2013 - 06:09

Nina Tannenbaum has joined AllianceBernstein as managing director of alternatives sales and client services. »

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Volante Technologies expands operations in EMEA, US and Mexico

Wed, 24/07/2013 - 06:04

Volante Technologies, a provider of solutions aimed at simplifying the complexity of financial data integration, has expanded its operations in EMEA, US and Mexico with the addition of new key hires.   »

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