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Commonfund hires for customised hedge fund solutions


Brett Lane has been appointed managing director at Commonfund in the US, charged with expanding the firm's market share and further developing the hedge fund customised solutions effort.

Previously, since 2007, Lane was senior vice president and head of alternative investment sales and marketing in the Americas for HSBC Private Bank in New York. He was the director of proprietary alternative investment sales for hedge fund, private equity and private real estate products. He also was senior vice president, alternative investments product manager for the Private Bank Americas region (US and Latin America).

He now reports to Nicholas