NIR Group Adds Managing Director

Dec 15 2009 | 9:19am ET

Alternative investment firm NIR Group has hired Robert Cohen as a managing director. Based in the firm's Roslyn headquarters, Cohen is responsible for overseeing operations and business development.

"Bobby has a proven track-record in managing and building a successful firm in the financial services sector," said Corey Ribotsky, managing member and head portfolio manager. "We are confident that he will add significant value to us as we continue to build our operation."

For 15 year, Cohen ran Robert M. Cohen and Co. Inc., a full service brokerage firm specializing in investment banking, research and market making. Most recently, Cohen was managing director of Hudson Securities.

NIR Group is an alternative investment firm that manages a variety of strategies including direct equity investments, commodities, structured finance, and real estate. The firm is headquartered in Roslyn, NY with offices in North Carolina and Singapore.

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