Hedge Funds

FrontPoint adds Pace in new COO position


Greenwich-based FrontPoint Partners has created a chief operating officer position and hired away Joanne Pace from Credit Suisse First Boston to fill it. Pace was previously a managing director and global head of human resources at CSFB and was also a member of CSFB's executive board.

She will be responsible for overseeing all of FrontPoint's infrastructure functions so that the financial, operational and people strategies can be unified to support FrontPoint's overall business strategies and vision. In her new role, Pace will report to chief executive officer Phil Duff.

FrontPoint Partners was founded in November 2000 by Duff and