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May 18 2011 | 10:29am ET
Hedge fund due diligence specialist Castle Hall Alternatives has lost a managing director.
Gillian Scott left the firm at the end of last month, HFMWeek reports. Castle Hall CEO Christopher Addy said the firm hired a person with due diligence experience to replace her, but did not identify the new MD.
Scott joined the Montréal-based firm in 2008 to lead its new Halifax, Nova Scotia, office. She formerly worked at The Atlantic Philanthropies and PricewaterhouseCoopers in Bermuda.
Scott's future plans are unclear.
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