Hedge Funds

Bartfield boosts Citigroup's endowment effort

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Citigroup Alternative Investments is ramping up its efforts to attract members of the foundation and endowment community into its alternative products. The firm recently hired Ross Bartfield, formerly with UBS Hedge Fund Services, as a director responsible for sales and marketing to foundations and endowments. Bartfield will report to Kevin McCaffery, a managing director and the global head of sales for CAI.

CAI currently offers a wide array of alternative products that include hedge funds, funds of funds, private equity, real estate, managed futures and mezzanine debt. The firm manages a total of $40 billion in assets. Bartfield,