Ravi Thakur was named head of Americas distribution at Northill Capital, confirmed spokeswoman Georgina Whittle.
The position is new. Mr. Thakur will be based in Northill's New York office and will oversee the distribution of the firm's investment strategies to U.S.-based institutions and consultants. He will report to Jonathan Little, partner at Northill.
Mr. Thakur was previously head of distribution at Amundi Investments USA. His responsibilities have been taken over by the Amundi Smith Breeden sales team, According to Amundi spokeswoman Charlotte Binche.