Monday, 27 April 2015
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Feb 3 2010 | 7:23am ET
Asset management behemoth GLG Partners has named Raffaele Costa as co-head of marketing. In his new role, Costa will work alongside Emmanuel Roman, the firm’s co-CEO, to develop and execute GLG’s global product and distribution strategy.
“Raffaele has been with GLG since we started in 1995 and has been responsible for originating and managing many of the firm’s key account relationships,” said Pierre Lagrange, partner and founder of the publically-listed firm, which boasts approximately $21.6 billion in assets under management in a both traditional and alternative investment funds. “This gives him an unrivalled understanding of our existing and potential investors, and a strong sense of the products we should be offering.”
Raffaele has been tasked with enhancing GLG’s distribution through its expanding international franchise. He will also refine GLG’s product strategy, developing and marketing new products in both the alternative and long-only space.
Raffaele joined GLG as a portfolio manager specializing in US and European equities, before being made a Principal in 1998. Prior to GLG, he was at Goldman Sachs.
Mar 20 2015 | 12:45pm ET
StreetWise Partners, a non-profit organization that works with low-income individuals to help them overcome employment barriers, raised over $275,000 at the 2015 Raising the Ante Charity Poker Tournament and Casino Event last Wednesday evening at Capitale. Here are some photos from the event. Read more…