Monday, 22 September 2014
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Jan 30 2009 | 1:31am ET
Fund administrator Phoenix Fund Services has appointed Michael Brennan as chief legal counsel. He joins Phoenix from Citi Hedge Fund Services in Ireland (previously BISYS Hedge Fund Services), where he acted as legal counsel from March 2005.
While with BISYS, Brennan provided legal support on numerous hedge fund launches and restructurings. Brennan also acted as a director to a number of hedge funds of which the firm served were administrator.
In his role with Citi, Brennan provided legal support to the long-only administration, alternative administration and trustee services businesses.
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