Asset Management, the London-based group headed by Martin
Hughes, has announced a major new hire with the appointment of
Alain Bourrier, former managing director and head of emerging
markets at BlackRock.
As of July
1, Bourrier became a partner at Toscafund and portfolio manager
for the Tosca Asia / Africa fund group, joining the existing
team of Hughes, Tom Brooks and Rob Sheward.
At BlackRock, Bourrier was responsible for the investment