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Dutch investment firm Darwin Platform adds Finles PM Baak


Mark Baak, head of portfolio management at Utrecht-based hedge fund selection and fund of funds firm Finles Capital Management — and the man behind its Dutch hedge fund index — has left to join Darwin Platform in Amsterdam.

Baak joined Darwin on 1 January to support and coordinate its various investment management initiatives, which include tailored structures and standardised offerings via Privium Fund Management.

Founded in 2008, the firm provides business support to fund managers across the back and middle office, asset raising and marketing, risk management, compliance and investor relations.

“As a result of the increasing requirements