Santander Beefs Up Hedge Fund of Funds Marketing Team

Feb 14 2007 | 10:58am ET

Grupo Santander has appointed Ben Whitfield as senior vice-president of business development to focus on marketing its Optimal Investment Services, a US$8 billion fund of hedge funds managed by Santander Asset Management, to institutional investors in the U.K. and northern Europe.

Previously, Whitfield was a director of London-based private equity and corporate finance firm AngelBourse and was previously a senior member of the equity sales team at Cazenove.

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