Stephanie Hukins is joining Hermes Fund Managers’ Sydney office in a distribution role.
Ms. Hukins was a marketer at BNP Investment Partners.
Ian Manton-Hall, head of Hermes Fund Managers’ domestic sales office, said Ms. Hukins will market Hermes’ many boutiques in an effort to expand its client base in Australia.
Hermes’ hedge fund-of-funds business, Hermes BPK Partners, will still be marketed domestically by Neil Wild.
Hermes manages £24.6 billion ($39.1 billion) worldwide, in strategies ranging from private equity, real estate, hedge funds of funds, fixed income, engagement and specialist equities.
Simon Mumme writes for I&T News in Sydney..