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FRM appoints Simpson to oversee global business

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Financial Risk Management (FRM), the hedge fund of funds with $9 billion in AUM, has appointed Anthony Simpson as co-head of global business development, based in the firm’s London headquarters.

Simpson previously held the same title at alternative investment manager Ramius and has worked in senior roles at Merrill Lynch and Goldman Sachs in London, where he served in the banks’ pension and insurance service divisions. At FRM, Simpson will lead client development initiatives on global basis, with the exception of Japan and Korea, which is being handed by Akio Shimazu in FRM’s Tokyo office.

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