Rogerscasey Hires Director for Alpha Team

Rogerscasey announced that Hilary Wiek has joined the organization as a Director within the firm’s Alpha Investment Research Group, effective May 9, 2011.

Wiek joins the Global Equity team, and will help to lead Rogerscasey’s efforts in identifying best-in-class Global Equity, U.S. Equity, and Non-U.S. Equity managers.  Rogerscasey describes itself as a global investment solutions firm serving institutional asset owners and financial services firms.

Wiek has over 18 years of investment-related experience, most recently as Director of Public and Private Equity for the South Carolina Retirement System. She holds a BA in Business Administration from the University of Puget Sound and an MBA from Case Western Reserve University’s Weatherhead School of Management. Wiek also carries the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) and Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst (CAIA) designations.

Chris Thompson, Managing Director within the Alpha Investment Group, states, “We are excited to have Hilary join our equity team. She brings not only very relevant manager research experience, but also the desire and tools necessary to help develop investment thought leadership within our organization.”

Wiek will be based in the firm’s Darien, Connecticut, office.