Event-driven hedge fund firm Twin Capital Management has appointed a new vice president.
The New York-based firm announced Tuesday that in Sarah Petner’s new senior executive role, she will be responsible for expanding Twin Capital’s capabilities in marketing and investor relations.
Prior to joining Twin Capital, Petner was an associate in the capital introductions team at investment banking firm Jefferies.
Separately, Twin Capital has also added former UBS trader Yoav Stramer to the firm as an assistant trader.
Founded by David Simon in 1988, Twin Capital’s investment strategy focuses on medium- to large-cap companies in developed countries, excluding Asia.