James Metcalfe was named a partner at infrastructure investment firm Alinda Capital Partners, Christopher W. Beale, managing partner, wrote in an e-mail.
Mr. Metcalfe is managing director, global head of power and utilities investment banking at UBS Investment Bank; he will join Alinda as soon as he winds up his duties at UBS. No start date has been set, Mr. Beale stated.
Mr. Metcalfe will focus on core infrastructure investments, a new strategy for Alinda, which has in the past invested mostly in value-added infrastructure.
Mr. Metcalfe will not be replaced. The regional heads, including Jim Schaefer, Americas head of power and utilities, will continue in their roles, said Torie von Alt, senior media relations officer for investment banking.