Muzinich & Co appoints James Tomlinson as UK sales manager
Corporate credit specialist fund Muzinich & Co has appointed James Tomlinson as new sales manager in a bid to grow its UK presence.
Tomlinson will be responsible for managing relationships with existing Muzinich & Co clients and for new business development. Previous to joining Muzinich & Co, he spent more than 10 years at Schroders, where he focused on business development.
Commenting on his appointment, Tomlinson said: “The company has ambitious plans to grow and I am very much looking forward to helping the firm bring its award-winning funds and strategies to a wider client base.”
Muzinich & Co has offices in New York, London, Cologne and Paris. Over the last two years, it has broadened its fund range, with AUM growing to more than $28bn as of 28th February 2014.
In 2012,it launched a UCITS version of its LongShortCreditYield strategy and last year unveiled two new funds – the absolute return Global Tactical Credit Fund and Emerging Markets Short Duration Bond Fund.