People Moves

Man promotes Roman to main board, adds non-exec director


Man Group, the $70 billion London-listed alternative investment manager, has made two additions to its main board with the appointment of chief operating officer Manny Roman as an executive director and Matthew Lester as a non-executive director with immediate effect.

Roman joined Man as COO in October 2010 following the completion of the $1.6 billion acquisition last year of GLG. In this group-wide position, he has played a leading role in the integration of GLG and is responsible for product development and operations at the combined business. He joined GLG in 2005 as co-CEO after 18 years with