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Angelo, Gordon names Australia head for new Sydney office


New York-based Angelo, Gordon & Co, the $23 billion alternative investment firm, has appointed Phillip Filippelis as managing director in charge of leading business development at its newly-launched Sydney office. 

Filippelis joins from Societe Generale Asset Management, where he was head of institutional business for Australia and Southeast Asia. In his new role at Angelo, Gordon & Co, he takes on the title of head of business development in Australia and New Zealand, serving institutional investors across all of the firm’s product offerings, including hedge funds and private equity.

Angelo, Gordon & Co’s hedge fund strategies include convertible arbitrage, credit arbitrage, distressed securities, leveraged loans, merger arbitrage and multi-strategy. The