Rogers Investment Advisors has hired Toshi Kirino to its Tokyo-based team. Kirino, who joins as head of new product development, was previously head of financial institutions group at Gartmore Investment Japan, where he managed institutional investor and distributor relationships. Having been with Gartmore since 1999, Kirino's previous roles at Gartmore include head of marketing services group.
Kirino's banking career began at Nippon Credit Bank in 1983, where he held a variety of roles. He became a proprietary trader and managed billions of dollars of risk exposure in a variety of fixed-income products.
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