Parker Johnson is to join Ramius as Managing Director, Sales and Marketing.
Johnson will manage institutional relationships across the Ramius platform, with a special focus on Ramius Alternative Solutions. The Alternative Solutions group, led by Stuart Davies and Vikas Kapoor, offers sophisticated hedge fund investment services including portfolio completion, optimisation and hedging as well as a suite of accessible, cost effective, hedge fund-style investments called Ramius Liquid Portfolios.
Michael Singer, Chief Executive Officer of Ramius, says: “Over twenty-five years in the industry, Parker has developed deep knowledge of institutional investors and their needs. Today’s investors are looking for differentiated solutions that drive alpha generation while balancing portfolios with appropriate, low cost, risk premia and other capabilities developed by Ramius Alternative Solutions. Personally and professionally, I’ve known Parker for years, and he also has a strong relationship with Stuart and Vikas, making him the ideal fit for our team at Ramius.”
Johnson says: “Ramius sets the standard for providing clients with a wide range of investment solutions drawn from its alternative asset management platform. I am truly excited to work with a team that is at the forefront of developing custom solutions for investors, and I look forward to leveraging my expertise to introduce Ramius to clients.”