Armstrong Investment hires Vincent Tournant
First Published 02/2013

Armstrong Investment Managers LLP (AIM) announces the appointment of Vincent Tournant as a Partner and Chief Operating Officer. AIM also adds a new sales manager and an investment analyst.

Dr. Ana Armstrong, CEO of AIM comments, “We are very excited about the addition of Vincent at a key time in our firm’s development. The newly created COO role will facilitate a structured development of our partnership and his years of experience in business development in our key growth markets will also assist in the continued expansion of our organisation.”

Tournant was previously Global Head of Origination and Structuring of Newedge Prime Brokerage in London. He was responsible for the coordination of sales strategy, client acquisition, and product development, targeting single manager hedge funds & CTAs as well as end investors allocating into alternative strategies like Managed Account Platforms, Sovereign Wealth Funds and Fund of Funds.

AIM have also hired Philip Riris as an analyst and Andy Hutcheon as a sales manager. Riris joins from Avalon Capital Markets where he worked in investment research and Hutcheon previously worked at AH Consultants and Barlcays Wealth.