Jason Mitchell, a former media and telecoms specialist at GLG, is set to rejoin the firm after a two-year hiatus. He will focus on stock selection in the area of global environment and social governance (ESG), working closely with co-founder Pierre Lagrange and analyst Adeline Diab to develop new investment vehicles.
Since leaving GLG in early 2008, Mitchell has worked in the private water treatment industry. He was chief operating officer of water treatment and patent technology company Hydrotech International, and is a special advisor for water and telecoms infrastructure to the Commonwealth Business Council.
"Jason has built up specialist