Hedge Funds

Optima brings in Gimbel from CSAM


Thomas Gimbel has been appointed as managing director for business and product development at Optima Group, the New York-based investment firm headed by Dixon Boardman.

Gimbel has joined the firm from Credit Suisse Asset Management, where he was manager of the hedge fund investments unit. Previously, he was with various firms including PaineWebber, Kidder Peabody, Smith Barney and Dean Witter.