Gam expands multi-manager team

Gam has appointed Anthony Lawler to both the senior and investment management committees of its multi-manager group.

Lawler joins the core portfolio management team in order to contribute to the construction of customised funds of hedge funds portfolios.

He will also co-manage the Gam Diversity Institutional strategy alongside David Smith, chief investment officer of Gam Multi-Manager.

Smith says: “Institutions are set to become our largest client group in funds of hedge funds, and their need for customised solutions remains an important growth driver.

“We are committed to further expanding our leadership position in this market, especially in the US – the largest market for institutional investment in the world.”

“Anthony has an impressive track record and experience in investment and business management roles, broadening and deepening the profile of our long-standing talented team.”

Prior to joining Gam, Lawler was the head of portfolio management at Man Group. He has also previously worked for Glenwood Capital Investments.

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