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MKP taps FRM, Ramius vet Simpson in European expansion

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US-based hedge fund MKP Capital Management has hired Anthony Simpson, most recently the co-head of business development at fund of funds group Financial Risk Management, as a managing director to focus on European marketing as part of its expansion into Europe.

Simpson will be responsible for developing MKP’s global investor base from the firm’s expanding London office. He will work closely with partners Anoop Dhakad and Katherine Plavan, who lead MKP’s client development and investor relations efforts.

“Anthony is a proven financial marketing professional of the highest calibre and we’re proud to welcome him to our team,” said