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Aksia beefs up London office

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Aksia, the independent hedge fund research and advisory firm, has hired Oliver Newton as a senior advisor in the firm's growing London office.  Newton joins Aksia from Tarchon Capital Management and will work alongside Valerie Benard, partner and head of Aksia Europe, to advise the firm's institutional investor clients in Europe and the Middle East region on hedge fund manager research, selection and portfolio construction.  

Netwon has more than a decade of financial services advisory experience, of which the past eight have been spent in the hedge fund industry. At Tarchon he was responsible for advisory mandates and