David Katz was hired as president and chief operating officer at Larch Lane Advisors, confirmed spokeswoman Kate Dillon.
He replaces Kevin Mirabile as COO; Mr. Mirabile will remain as an advisory director on the firm’s board.
It could not be learned by press time whether the president’s title is a new position.
Mr. Katz was a co-founder of Rocaton Investment Advisors, confirmed Rocaton CEO Robin Pellish. He was primarily involved in marketing; several people have been hired recently to support those efforts and more may be added in the future, according to Ms. Pellish.
A phone call to Mr. Mirabile was not returned by press time.