Sarita Narson Jairath was named managing director and senior investment manager of leveraged finance at Seix Investment Advisors, said Patrick Mc Nelis, managing director, head of global distribution and client service.
The position is new. Within the leveraged finance division, Ms. Jairath will be responsible for managing client relationships, product development and positioning, and increasing the division's assets under management. She will report to Mr. Mc Nelis.
Ms. Jairath was an executive director and credit product specialist within J.P. Morgan Asset Management's manager selection team. A representative from J.P. Morgan declined to comment on whether she was replaced.