Hedge Funds

Merrill recruits Evans from Morgan Stanley

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Heather Evans, Morgan Stanley's former global prime brokerage marketing chief, has resurfaced at Merrill Lynch, where she is serving as chief marketing officer for the global investor client group.

The post is a broader one for Evans than she held at Morgan as it puts her in charge of marketing for Merrill's entire institutional equity and debt sales operation, which is headed by Doug DeMartin.

Serving hedge funds will still be a big part of her focus, and it is probably no coincidence that she is far from the first former Morgan prime brokerage professional that Merrill has recruited