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Blackstone taps Donnelly to head Australia hedge fund efforts

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Martin Donnelly
Blackstone Alternative Asset Management (BAAM) has appointed Martin Donnelly to lead its hedge fund business development initiatives in Australia.

He joins from ING, where he served as deputy CEO at ING Investment Management Australia, which oversees $33 billion in assets in the country. Donnelly previously served as a director of institutional business at Barclays Global Investors and has also worked at Deutsche Asset Management.

In his new role, Sydney-based Donnelly will head business development and client relations in Australia and the Pacific Rim for BAAM, a global provider of customised hedge fund products