Hedge Funds

EIM hires CIO for U.S. operations


EIM Group, Arpad Busson's $5.5 billion London-based shop, has hired William Bijesse, most recently of Cambridge Associates, as chief investment officer of the firm's U.S. operations, a member of its global investment committee, and partner. The position is a newly created one for the firm.

Bijesse will report directly to Busson as a member of the investment committee and lead investment strategy, asset allocation and manager selection processes for the U.S. research team, concentrating on investment opportunities in the U.S. He will also work closely with Eric Bissonnier, EIM's chief investment officer for Europe and Asia. Bijesse will