Mark Diab joined GLG Partners as a portfolio manager, managing Middle Eastern and North African equities within the firm’s emerging markets team.
The position is new, confirmed Andy Merrill, a GLG spokesman.
Mr. Diab reports to Bart Turtelboom and Karim Abdel-Motaal, GLG’s co-heads of emerging markets.
Mr. Diab was a managing director and headed the equity investment management division of Amwal, a Qatar investment bank. Information about his replacement there could not be learned.