Grosvenor Fund Management adds director

Ryan M. Roberts joined Grosvenor Fund Management as a director, confirmed Christopher Klare, director of capital markets, in an e-mail.

It is a new position.

“He was an addition to our talent pool,” Mr. Klare wrote.

Mr. Roberts will report to Bill Donohue, managing director and head of asset management.

Grosvenor Fund Management added Mr. Roberts as part of the expansion of its U.S. business.

Mr. Roberts was a vice president at GIC Real Estate, where he managed a portfolio of direct investments, real estate fund investments, corporate investments and mezzanine debt. Mah Lay Choon, GIC Real Estate spokeswoman, could not be reached by press time.