LONDON (HedgeWorld.com)–RMB International Ltd. hired Michael Gould as head of compliance and risk.

In his new position, Mr. Gould will oversee the U.K. compliance and operational risk management functions of RMB International’s multi-management, asset management, funds of funds and investment administration businesses, according to a statement from the firm.

Mr. Gould previously was head of compliance at Morley Fund Management Ltd.

“We are delighted to have attracted someone of Michael’s experience and seniority,” RMB Chief Executive Peter Hermann G?bel said in a statement.

Mr. Gould brought with him from Morley Mark Strudwick, who has been appointed compliance and risk officer at RMB International, and who will report to Mr. Gould.

RMB International provides specialist investment management services–including funds of funds–and investment administration services to institutional clients and financial intermediaries and their clients in Europe, Middle East, Asia and South Africa. RMB International is part of the FirstRand Group, a South African company.

CClair@HedgeWorld.com

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