People Moves

Segantii continues major hiring spree


The Segantii Asia Pacific Equity Multi Strategy Fund has brought in former Samsung Securities executive Niral Maru as head of legal and compliance. The move further highlights the fund’s initiative to build a robust platform which appeals to institutional investors.

Segantii won the highly-coveted 2012 AsiaHedge Fund of the Year award at the awards dinner held at the Island Shangri-La in Hong Kong last month.

The Hong Kong-based fund, which has seen a significant escalation in assets under management to $620 million this year on the back of solid performance and considerable investor interest, has been beefing up its team