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Bfinance beefs up consultancy team


Bfinance, a specialist investment manager consultant to institutional investors, has hired David Crawford as business development director, as well as six analysts, who have joined its London-based research and development team.

Crawford has joined bfinance from MSCI where he was responsible for portfolio and risk solutions within UK and Nordic pensions and sovereign wealth funds. He will work alongside Sam Gervaise-Jones, Pal Sarai, Ottavia Sebastiani and Richard Tyszkiewicz, all directors of business development in the UK.

The new analysts, who will work with head of research Olivier Cassin, managing director, and Mathias Neidert, director and deputy head of