JO Hambro Capital Management is to rebrand its private client business following the appointment of Andy Steel as chief executive. Steel joins from JO Hambro Investment Management, where he was CEO and has 15 years’ exper-ience in the private client investment management industry.
Hedge fund manager Man Group has appointed Ruud Hendriks and Frederic Jolly as non-executive directors, effective from August 1. Hendriks recently retired from Goldman Sachs Asset Management, where he was managing director and co-head of sales for Europe, Middle East and Africa. Jolly was chief executive of Russell Investments for Europe, Middle East and Africa until the summer of 2008. After 14 years with the company, he left to set up his own advisory business.
Sinfonia Asset Management has recruited Paul Kim as fund manager of the firm’s Oeic portfolios. Kim is currently the director of portfolio management at FundQuest and has over 26 years’ experience in financial services. Alongside Richard Timberlake, Kim was one of the founders of multi-manager business IMS in 1999. It was acquired by BNP Pari- bas in April 2008 and merged into the FundQuest brand, where Kim has managed the CF FundQuest select fund.