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Pyrenees hires business development and IR head


Pyrenees Investment Management, the $250 million Barcelona-based global emerging market equities boutique led by former Soros man Alex Benasuli, has made a significant new addition to its team with the hiring of Jon-Paul Strohacker as head of business development and investor relations.

Strohacker has more than 12 years experience in the financial markets – including positions as director of marketing for Paris and Connecticut-based Contrarian Capital Management and as director of sales and marketing at ILEX Asset Management, the London-based credit hedge fund that is now part of Liontrust Asset Management.

Before moving into the hedge fund and asset management