Charles Sterling Group Places Head of U.S. Fund Controllers For a Leading Global Asset Manager

BOSTON, MA, October 13, 2015 — Executive search firm Charles Sterling Group, LLC is pleased to announce the recent placement of the Head of Fund Controllers for the Americas at one of the world’s top investment firms. The Fund Controller will be based out of New York. The search was successfully completed by Charles Sterling Group’s Co-Founding Partner, Brian Porter, who is based out of Boston.

The new Head of Fund Controllers will manage a global team responsible for a diverse set of funds which have significant principal trading activities across a wide variety of traditional and alternative asset classes. The role involves setting accounting policy and oversight as well as establishing a strategy for technology systems. Additionally, the Head of Fund Controllers will lead representation for Fund Controllers with independent Boards.

“We are excited to have positioned such an outstanding and well-respected executive from the mutual fund community to assume responsibility for such a high profile role within our client”, said Brian Porter, Charles Sterling Group’s Co-Founding Partner.

The newly appointed Fund Controller has a strong background in public accounting, fund accounting and administration. Formerly, the selected candidate was Chief Accounting Officer and Assistant Treasurer for a leading global asset management company. The newly placed candidate is pleased to be joining the highly respected organization and looks forward to ongoing success in the new role.

About Charles Sterling Group, LLC

Charles Sterling Group is a retained executive search firm specializing exclusively in leadership positions in the financial services industry. We play a fundamental role in positioning our clients for success by equipping senior management with real-time market intelligence and sourcing industry leading professionals. Our experts solve complex organizational challenges by offering customized solutions that fit the strategic needs of our clients.

Brian Porter
Founding Partner

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