Nadia Papagiannis joined Goldman Sachs Asset Management as director of alternative investment strategy in the firm’s global third-party distribution unit.
Ms. Papagiannis is based in GSAM’s Chicago office. The position is new and gives Ms. Papagiannis responsibility for investor education about liquid alternative mutual funds, confirmed Ben Tanner, a GSAM spokesman, in a telephone interview.
Ms. Papagiannis was director of alternative fund research at Morningstar. Alexa Auerbach, a spokeswoman for the fund research firm, said in an interview that Morningstar is searching for Ms. Papagiannis’ replacement.