MIAMI (HedgeWorld.com)–Daryl Sissman joined the alternative investment team of PRS Group as an analyst, a new position.

Ms. Sissman is focused on hedge fund manager and strategy research within the firm’s fund of funds area. She also will assist the investment team in constructing and maintaining multi-manager portfolios. Before joining PRS, she was an assistant vice president and fixed-income trader at Coutts (USA) International since February 2002.

PRS manages more than US$1 billion in funds of funds and convertible arbitrage for institutional and high-net-worth individual clients through proprietary funds, structured products and separate accounts.

The firm has been in expansion mode and in August hired Edward den Dooven to grow the firm’s current funds of funds and convertible arb programs into the U.S. institutional market . Mr. den Dooven is now working with medium-sized endowments and foundations considering investing in fund of funds. Most of PRS’ client base is European high-net-worth and institutional investors.

SBarreto@HedgeWorld.com