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Unigestion appoints Leavitt to top client role

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Unigestion, a European asset manager with $3.62 billion in funds of funds, has hired Tom Leavitt as managing director, head of institutional clients. He will also be a member of Unigestion’s executive committee.

Leavitt was most recently at Fortis Investments where he was global head of institutional clients and a member of the firm’s executive committee. Prior to Fortis Investments, he was chief executive officer at ABN Amro Asset Management (North America).

Leavitt, who brings nearly 30 years of business development experience to Unigestion, will be based in Geneva, His role it to build and lead Unigestion’s global