Hedge Funds

Aksia taps Dubrovay to replace Walthour

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Aksia has tapped the NEPC strategist to replace the executive that Citadel nabbed last month.

Jaeson Dubrovay, senior hedge fund strategist at NEPC, has joined hedge fund consulting firm Aksia LLC to replace Jake Walthour, who joined Citadel Investment Group as managing director and head of U.S. distribution last month. At Aksia, which was founded by Credit Suisse vet Jim Vos in 2007, Walthour was a partner and head of advisory services. Vos and Dubrovay did not return calls.

Dubrovay is set to join Aksia in March and will stay on with NEPC, where he advised institutional clients on hedge fund portfolios, through the end of February. The firm is actively looking at external