Investure LLC, Charlottesville, Va., is searching for a chief operating officer and an analyst, said Alice Handy, president. Investure provides outsourced investment management services to endowments. The COO will oversee office operations and client service; the analyst will support the investment manager research staff. Ms. Handy is conducting the searches. Separately, Bruce Miller joined Investure as managing director, a new position. He will focus on private equity, venture capital and real estate manager research. He had been director of acquisitions-Northern California at Carmel Partners Inc., San Francisco. John Williams, Carmel's chief operating officer, said the firm is searching internally for a replacement.