Ramius has hired two former K2 Advisors staffers. David Thill, former managing director at K2, has joined as a managing director and head of worldwide third-party distribution and intermediary relationships. Daniel Lehmann, a former director, joined with the same title. He and Steven Tholen, a director who joined the firm in March 2008 from John A. Levin, will report to Thill. The duo, who also worked together, prior to K2, at Meridian Capital Partners, have joined the marketing and client services group.
Thill, who was also a member of K2's operating committee, was a managing director and global