Alpha Strategic, the AIM listed hedge fund investment group, has appointed Florence Lombard as a non-executive director. Lombard was head of the Alternative Investment Management Association in the UK from 1993 until the end of 2008. At the same time, Colin Clark has resigned as a non-executive director due to personal reasons.
Following the advent of the global financial crisis, Lombard agreed to stay on as executive director focusing on the relationship with governments and policy makers internationally. In April 2010 she was appointed a non-executive director of AIMA.
Lombard is also a founder member and chair of the