Katherine Wentrup-Estupinan was named sales director at BlueBay Asset Management to support the growth of the money manager's alternatives business, a spokeswoman said.
It is a new position. Ms. Wentrup-Estupinan previously led business development and investor relations for Southern Europe at boutique alternative investments advisory firm Strategic Investments Group, said a BlueBay news release. Executives at Strategic Investments could not be reached for comment by press time.
Ms. Wentrup-Estupinan's “comprehensive experience of marketing within the alternatives space will help strengthen our existing sales efforts,” said Mattias Hojmark-Jensen, partner and head of sales at BlueBay, in the news release.
BlueBay has $65.8 billion of assets under management, including about $15 billion in alternatives.