Ravi Anand is leaving his post as director of equity capital markets at HSBC Investment Management, t...
Known as one of the City's senior specialists in fund management and behind some of the high profile fund launches in London, Anand will become a director at New Star.
During his five years at HSBC, Anand advised on over £6bn of transactions, which includes raising £2.5bn in funds, the launch of 20 split capital investment trusts and one of the first fund of hedge fund launches in London.
"Ravi Anand is one of the best investment trust bankers in the London market and I am delighted that he has come to join us," says John Duffield, chairman of New Star.
"Between Ravi and Philip Butt, New Star's director of investment trusts, we have a formidable team with which to build this business. This is another major step forward for New Star."
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