David Pritsker joined FrontPoint Partners Copia Capital hedge fund team as partner, responsible for finance, administration and development of Copias fund platform, said Erica Platt, spokeswoman for FrontPoint parent company Morgan Stanley.
The position is new.
Copia Capital, based in Chicago, manages hedge funds invested in the utilities, industrials, energy and materials sectors.
Mr. Pritsker was chief financial officer of hedge fund manager Magnetar Capital. Magnetar executives did not return a call seeking information about his replacement.