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Administrator Centaur recruits Citi’s McGuire for business development


Alternative investment fund administrator Centaur Fund Services has hired a new head of business development in the form of Gavan McGuire, previously director of alternative investment services sales and relationship management at Citi.

Centaur was established in 2009 and has been building a portfolio of clients including well-established investment fund companies and start-up managers. Additions in November included the newly-launched Pendragon Event Driven Fund and the Polar Capital Alva Global Convertible Fund.

The firm is looking to build on this growth by appointing McGuire to lead a business development drive from London, growing Centaur’s client base and developing new