NewFinance Snags Credit Agricole Alternatives CEO

Dec 4 2009 | 10:58am ET

NewFinance Capital has hired Credit Agricole Asset Management’s Marc Romano to serve as its next CEO.

Romano joins the Schroders fund of hedge fund unit next month. He will report to Marc Hotimsky, who heads the firm’s investment committee and who has been named executive chairman of NewFinance.

Romano’s “extensive experience and sector knowledge strengthens our management team further as part of our strategy to grow and develop NewFinance Capital,” Hotimsky said.

At CAAM, Romano was CEO of the alternative investment business and head of its multi-manager business.


In Depth

Q&A: Decathlon Capital On Revenue-Based Alternative Lending

Oct 30 2017 | 3:49pm ET

The explosion in private credit activity since the end of the financial crisis is...

Lifestyle

CFA Institute To Add Computer Science To Exam Curriculum

May 24 2017 | 9:25pm ET

Starting in 2019, financial industry executives sitting for the coveted Chartered...

Guest Contributor

CAIS: How Technology is Disrupting the Alternative Investment Industry

Nov 7 2017 | 5:35pm ET

If there’s one thing that alternative investment professionals can agree on, it...