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Mesirow ramps up US sales


Mesirow Advanced Strategies, which has $13.5 billion in hedge funds, has hired Bruce McGuire as a vice president and senior member of its client relationship team. In this newly established position, McGuire will cover client relationships in the Eastern US.

McGuire is the founder and chairman of the Global Alpha Forum conference and the founder and president of the Connecticut Hedge Fund Association. Most recently, he served as a hedge fund specialist for Merrill Lynch and was previously a vice president for Goldman Sachs Asset Management.

“We are thrilled to have a professional of Bruce’s caliber to further