BlueBay Asset Management has hired Andrew Archer as partner and chief technology officer.

Archer joins BlueBay, a specialist manager of fixed income and alternative investments, from Man Group, where he was global head of technology.

Previously, he was co-chief technology officer for London-based hedge fund, GLG Partners.

Archer replaces Simon Lumsdon, who was partner and global head of technology at Bluebay for over ten years, and left.

Source: Funds Europe. Read full article here.