Investec Asset Management names client management leader

Doug Doucette was named head of client management for Investec Asset Management’s North American institutional business, according to spokesman Richard Garland.

The position is new and was created to support Investec’s growth in North American institutional business, Mr. Garland said. Mr. Doucette will report to Richard Garland, managing director, Americas and Japan client group.

Mr. Doucette was senior vice president and head of investor relations at hedge fund Weiss Multi-Strategy Advisers. He will not be replaced, a Weiss spokesman said.