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Gottex snags ex-FRM Asia boss for key marketing role


Marc Fisher
In another high-profile move in the Asian hedge fund space, Gottex Fund Management has appointed Marc Fisher, the former Asia head of rival fund of funds Financial Risk Management (FRM), to head marketing in the region.

The $7.6 billion FoHF group said Fisher, who is based in Hong Kong and whose hiring follows Gottex’s acquisition earlier this year of Hong Kong-based Penjing Asset Management, is central to Gottex’s continued expansion in the region.

FRM was acquired in July this year by the Man Group, while Gottex acquired Penjing Asset Management in an expansion