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Sciens Capital appoints Mehregani in an all-encompassing CIO role

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Farhang Mehregani
Sciens Capital Management has appointed Farhang Mehregani as chief investment officer of Sciens Alternative Investments division, a newly created role that comprises the $2.94 billion Sciens fund of hedge funds business, as well as managed account services, investment services and advisory solutions.

Mehregani, who reports to Stavros Siokos, chief executive officer of Sciens Alternative Investments, will co-ordinate all the firm’s efforts across all the products in the range of liquid alternatives including the FoHF and managed account businesses.

“[Farhang’s] extensive experience gained in risk management and the hedge fund environment will prove invaluable