Mesirow Financial has announced the hire of Amy Middleton as senior vice president within its currency management business.
Based in the UK, Middleton will be responsible for interaction with the group’s global and diverse client base, performing bespoke portfolio research initiatives in partnership with the CEO and advising upon investment strategies.
Middleton has over 16 years of currency management experience. Prior to joining Mesirow, she was a senior FX portfolio manager and quantitative researcher at SSGA, where she was responsible for a significant number of high profile external accounts.
Previously, she was the founder of FX Analytical Solutions, an FX consultancy company, senior quantitative currency product strategist at Millennium Global Investments, London and vice president within the FX quantitative research group at Bank of America in London.
“Amy brings quantitative skills and FX knowledge that will be instrumental in enhancing our ability to provide high quality currency risk management solutions to our global client base,” says Mesirow currency CEO, Joe Hoffman. “I am pleased she shares our client-centric approach and am confident she will help us continue to add value for our clients now and well into the future.”
Mesirow says the assets under management of its currency management business have grown more than four fold since 2010.