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Aspect adds Barclays, HSBC veteran for marketing role

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Aspect Capital, the London-based systematic hedge fund firm that manages $6.8 billion via its Aspect Diversified Programme, has appointed Jamie Murray as director of client services and marketing. Murray will report to John Wareham, Aspect’s chief commercial officer.

Murray joins from Barclays, where he was co-head of alternative investments within the firm’s wealth management division. Before joining Barclays, he was a director at PR firm Broadgate Mainland, managing its start-up alternatives division. Murray’s CV also includes 10 years at HSBC Alternative Investments, where he was head of business development and distribution.

Commenting on the appointment, Wareham pointed to Murray’s previous