Patrick Evershed, the former British smaller companies fund manager at Framlington (now Axa Framlington), Rathbones and most recently New Star, has joined Hargreave Hale.
At Hargreave Hale, Evershed, who joined this week, manages the investment funds of his own private client business.
Evershed left New Star in September last year, having managed the Select Opportunities fund since June 2002. Before this he managed the Rathbone Special Situations fund after joining Rathbones in 1990 from Framlington.
Evershed managed Framlington Capital for 20 years, starting in 1970.