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Atrato adds prime brokerage vet


With 11 years' experience at Morgan Stanley and UBS, Hyacinth Chu is assuming a dual role at Atrato Advisors, the New York hedge fund consulting boutique founded late last year by Brian Reich, formerly head of research at Deutsche Bank Private Wealth Management and Cantor Fitzgerald.

Chu, as managing director, will direct Atrato's business development activities while also contributing to the firm's research efforts, particularly on the operational due diligence side. Previously, Chu was a vice president responsible for client management and business development for Morgan Stanley's multi-class prime services platform.

Atrato has won direct advisory mandates of approximately