Sunday, 31 August 2014
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Jul 7 2009 | 2:15am ET
Alternative investments firm Harcourt Investment Consulting has promoted its head of portfolio management to chief investment officer.
Georg Wessling, who joined the firm four years ago, succeeds Chrisophe Grünig, who remains a member of the firm’s board of directors and investment committee. Wessling will focus on expanding the firm’s business in Asia.
“Georg is closely familiar with Harcourt and our portfolios,” CEO Stephan Fritz sad. “In the past four years, Georg has made significant contributions to all aspects of the firm’s investment activities and we are certain that he will excel in his new role.”
Wessling has served as head of portfolio management since 2006, and joined Harcourt’s investment committee last year. Before working at Harcourt, he was an investment consultant at Zurich-based Ecofin.
Aug 25 2014 | 11:21am ET
As many of you know, FINalternatives was recently acquired by the owners of Futures magazine, a firm called The Alpha Pages LLC. Today marks the soft-launch of a new sister site for both publications. As its name suggests, The Alpha Pages will cover all types of alternative investments, going far beyond the more well-known ones such as hedge funds and private equity. Read more…
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