Mesirow Formally Unveils Renouf
Posted by Colin Lambert. Last updated: September 6, 2023
Mesirow has formally announced the hire of Katie Renouf in London as senior vice president in global investment management – The Full FX first reported the hire on 1 August. The firm says Renouf’s hire marks a significant step forward in Mesirow’s global growth strategy, reinforcing its commitment to delivering innovative solutions to clients across Europe.
Renouf joins from NAB in London, where she worked for three-and-a-half years as a director in FX and currency overlay, prior to which, she spent over six years at BNP Paribas Securities Services. There she moved from deputy head of the trading desk in the bank’s Jersey branch, to join the sales team for FX and passive currency overlay in London.
That was Renouf’s second term at BNP, with a three-and-a-half year intervening spell at Barclays Jersey in FX sales, she previously worked for the French bank as a spot and FX forwards trader in the Channel Islands.
“Katie brings a wealth of experience in developing and distributing FX solutions to institutional investors and investment consultants across Europe,” says Joe Hoffman, senior managing director and CEO of currency management at Mesirow. “Her experience and deep understanding of the European market will play a pivotal role in serving clients and advancing our strategic growth priorities.”
Steve Swierczewski, head of Mesirow global investment management distribution, adds, “With the addition of Katie, our ability to deliver tailored solutions that cater to the distinct challenges and opportunities of the European market comes at a time when the demand for currency solutions is rapidly increasing in the region. By establishing a stronger presence in London, Mesirow aims to deepen relationships with existing clients and partners further while tapping new markets.”