Manager Moves and Appointments

Mark Melchiorre joins UBS's O'Connor as head of credit strategies

UBS Global Asset Management has announced that O'Connor, the hedge fund specialist within the bank's alternative and quantitative investments group, has appointed Mark Melchiorre as head o »

SEC Commissioner Roel C Campos joins Washington law practice

Roel C Campos, a commissioner of the Securities and Exchange Commission, will become partner-in-charge of the Washington, DC office of law firm Cooley Godward Kronish and a partner in the »

Liquid Capital expands into commodity markets with London hire

Liquid Capital, a global equity derivatives market-maker that ranks among the largest market-makers by volume on Eurex and other equity option markets, has expanded its business into commo »

SuperDerivatives hires MQSeries innovator Sam Somech as head of R&D

SuperDerivatives, a provider of multi-asset derivatives solutions provider for real-time option pricing, independent revaluation, derivatives data, online trading and risk management syste »

Deutsche Bank hires Grenfell from Macquarie as head of commodities for Asia

Deutsche Bank has appointed Simon Grenfell, previously an executive director and global co-head of the commodity markets division at Macquarie Bank in London, as a managing director and he »

Torrey Associates recruits head of risk management from North Sound Capital

Torrey Associates, an SEC-registered fund of hedge funds manager, has recruited John McClenahan as director of risk management from long/short equity manager North Sound Capital Management »

AIS Fund Administration appoints European director of operations

AIS Fund Administration, a fund administrator and provider of outsourced middle and back office functions to hedge funds and funds of funds, has appointed Ben Wiseman as European director »

EDHEC appoints Dr Devraj Basu as Senior Research Engineer

Dr Devraj Basu has been appointed as Senior Research Engineer at the EDHEC Risk and Asset Management Research Centre. »

DKR Capital appoints Roger Gordon as senior MD

DKR Capital Inc has appointed Roger Gordon as Senior Managing Director of DKR Wolf Point Management LP (DKR Wolf Point), a long/short, corporate credit and multi-strategy fund that invests »

Principal Global Investors appoints Steven Brown as head of UK wholesale distribution

Principal Global Investors (Europe) Ltd has appointed Steven Brown as Head of Wholesale Distribution in the UK. »

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