Funds of Hedge Funds People Moves

Attalus boosts client service


Ronald Ernst and Stephen Simpkin have joined Attalus Capital Management as directors handling client service, reporting to John Boles, a partner and managing director at the Philadelphia-based fund of funds.

Boles said that the hires were part of the firm's continued growth and will reinforce the client service group which he heads. Seeing increased interest from institutional investors the $2.5 billion firm is always looking to add to its client service and investment management teams, he added. Attalus is a key fund of fund investment in the Philadelphia Board of Pensions hedge fund portfolio. The firm offers a flagship multi-strategy