David Buzen has been named senior managing director ofAssured GuarantyLtd.'s newly established alternative investments group.
Previously, Buzen served as president and CEO of CIFGHolding Inc.
In addition, the company appointed Stan Cotek, formerlytreasurer and managing director of finance and IT systems at CIFG Holding, asmanaging director in the alternative strategies group.
Robert Forant has joined as a director. He waspreviosuly COO of AmericanInternational Group Inc.'s AIG Global Risk Solutions &Multinational.