JP Morgan Asset Management made three appointments to its hedge fund investment specialist solutions team, which is part of J.P. Morgan Global Alternatives.
The company appointed Lynnette Ferguson head of the Americas investment specialist team, hedge fund solutions. Ferguson most recently was a partner at a startup special situations manager.
Karim Leguel was promoted to head of international investment specialist team, hedge fund solutions. Leguel, who joined the company in 2014, most recently was head of the Europe, Middle East and Africa client strategy for hedge fund solutions.
Additionally, the company named Lyn Ngooi hedge fund solutions investment specialist for Asia-Pacific clients. Ngooi previously was vice president of strategy and business development at APS Asset Management Pte Ltd., where she had client coverage responsibilities in Asia and Europe.
Ferguson is based in New York; Leguel is based in London; and Ngooi is based in Singapore.
J.P. Morgan Global Alternatives is the alternative investment arm of J.P. Morgan Asset Management, which is part of JPMorgan Chase & Co.