EVA Dimensions taps global equity research chief

Craig Sterling was named managing director and global head of equity research at EVA Dimensions, an equity research firm for institutional investors and developer of financial analytical software, confirmed Al Ehrbar, executive vice president.

It is a new position, Mr. Ehrbar said in a telephone interview.

Mr. Sterling will direct sales and client relationships and will oversee product development in EVA Dimensions’ equity research division.

Mr. Sterling was a director in the HOLT Group at Credit Suisse, managing advisory relationships with hedge funds and asset managers, according to an EVA Dimensions news release.

Mr. Sterling’s duties will be assumed by existing employees, confirmed Credit Suisse spokeswoman Karen Laureano-Rikardsen.