Edmund A. Hajim was named president of Diker Management, a small-cap and microcap equity manager, confirmed Sasha Kipka, Diker’s head of investor relations.
It is a new position.
Mr. Hajim had managed his own investment funds as chairman and CEO of hedge fund MLH Capital, which closed, and was a director of investment bank Morgan Joseph. Mr. Hajim also was chairman and CEO of ING Aeltus Group, retiring from there in 2002.
Mark N. Diker will remain CEO and chief investment officer, and Charles M. Diker will continue to serve as chairman of the board.