Tuesday, 23 September 2014
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Apr 3 2012 | 2:14am ET
Hedge fund administrator ALPS Fund Services has named the head of its Boston office to lead its sales efforts on the East Coast.
Jason Cholewa, who launched ALPS' Boston office five years ago, was named a vice president of the Denver-based firm, it said yesterday. Formerly a senior member of ALPS' West Coast team, Cholewa is now charged with building its business in the hedge fund heartland that is the U.S. East Coast.
"Jason has been an integral part of our team here at ALPS over the past several years and brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to his new role at the firm," Mike Proctor, director of business development, said. "With a proven professional like Jason leading our sales efforts on the East Coast, ALPS is even better positioned to deliver the high-quality service our clients have become accustomed to."
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