WR Capital Management has appointed Andrew Weisman as director of research and executive vice president. Weisman will focus on developing new and existing hedge fund products for the firm and its investors.
Prior to joining WR Capital, Weisman served as chief portfolio manager and head of investment analytics for the Merrill Lynch hedge fund development and management group.
In addition, the firm has also added Sandeep Patel to its investment committee. Patel most recently served as the head of portfolio construction for the same group that Weisman was involved with at Merrill.