Essentia Analytics (Essentia), a provider of behavioural data analytics and consulting for professional investors, has added Martin Fincham to its Board of Directors effective immediately.
Moves & Appointments
Brooklands Fund Management Limited has appointed Mohsin Khan as Chief Operating Officer (COO), effective Q2 2020.
Austin-based Eventus Systems, a global trade surveillance and market risk software platform provider, has appointed two executives to key new roles at the firm.
Avalon Capital Partners Limited (Avalon) has hired five senior cash equity salespeople as it continues with rapid expansion plans across both Event Driven and International Equities.
Seth Merrin, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Liquidnet, has announced the promotion of President Brian Conroy to the role of CEO. Merrin will remain as Executive Chairman of the Board.
Spanish value manager Azvalor has appointed Paul Gait as a Senior Analyst in the UK. Gait joins Azvalor from Sanford Bernstein where he’s been working in a similar role in Metals and Mining since 2011.
Global Digital Finance (GDF), an industry body advocating and accelerating the adoption of digital assets, has partnered with Washington-based advisory and advocacy firm FS Vector, and made four new senior appointments.
UBS O'Connor (O'Connor), the multi-strategy hedge fund manager within UBS Asset Management, has hired Ken Geren as a Managing Director and Chief Investment Officer of the firm's newly formed, absolute return strategy which will incorporate the impact of environmental issues into its investment process.
William Blair Investment Management has confirmed the appointment of an addition to its Emerging Markets Debt (EMD) team, with Johnny Chen joining as a portfolio manager.
Global law firm Ropes & Gray has appointed Egan M Cammack and Laura M Hirst to the firm’s asset management practice as counsel in Boston.