Hedge Funds People Moves

Viking names Elizabeth Wahab IR chief

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Elizabeth Wahab has been promoted to head of investor relations at Viking Global Investors, according to a July letter to clients.

"Given Elizabeth's significant contributions since joining, we recently promoted her to head the entire IR department," the letter said. "In her new role, she has organized her staff into separate client-facing and operational teams. We believe this new structure will enable us to continue delivering best-in-class service to our investors and to comply with increased regulatory requirements."

The promotion comes less than a year after Wahab joined the Greenwich,