Hedge Funds

Aladdin hires senior marketer


Aladdin Capital Management has hired Carter Harrison, formerly a chief investment consultant with Amvescap, to spearhead a marketing push aimed at capturing more foundation and endowment clients.

The Stamford, Conn., firm, which specializes in alternative fixed-income strategies, is also in the early stages of putting together its fifth hedge fund.

In his newly created role as senior member of the marketing and sales group, Harrison reports to Scott Harrington, senior managing director.

The firm tapped Harrison for his industry connections and nearly 20 years of experience as a consultant in the foundations and endowments space. "Carter spent the majority