Hilton Supra, former marketing director for Europe at Axa Rosenberg Investment Managers, has joined specialist Swiss asset manager EIM Group as senior marketing manager for Scandinavia.

Supra who will be based in London, joins new addition Albert Mandic at the firm.
Mandic, formerly senior vice president of Banque Syz & Co and chief executive officer of 3A, Alternative Asset Advisors, becomes the new deputy head of the company’s asset allocation department in Nyon, Switzerland.

In a separate move, EIM has opened an office in Tokyo, managed by Justin Tate and Masato Yasuda.
Tate joins from the debt markets division of Merrill Lynch, where he has held several positions in London, New York and Tokyo. Masato was previously managing director in the investment banking department of Merrill Lynch in Tokyo.

EIM specialises in the identification of long only and hedge fund managers globally and the management of tailor made multi-manager portfolios.