David Ben-Ur and Atish Nigam will join Blackstone Alternative Asset Management at the beginning of 2022, bringing with them unique skillsets from the foundation, family office, fund of fund and hedge fund communities.
Ben-Ur will be chief investment officer of BAAM’s $60 billion hedge fund solutions business (BPS) and Nigam will serve as CIO of BAAM’s $13 billion special situations investing business (BSOF).
Overall, the storied fund of hedge funds unit manages $81 billion. The hires follow the late October announcement that Jon McCormick’s plans to leave the firm. Joe . . .
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