TORONTO, Sept. 18, 2014 /CNW/ - Aston Hill Financial Inc. ("Aston Hill") (TSX:AHF) announces the appointment of Neil Murdoch as Chief Operating Officer of Aston Hill and President of Aston Hill Asset Management Inc. ("AHAMI") effective today. Mr. Murdoch joined Aston Hill in August 2013 and brings over 25 years' experience in the financial services and investment management industries to Aston Hill, including a comprehensive understanding of the business side of the industry. As COO and President, Mr. Murdoch will solidify the business' already strong foundation while providing focus and direction to the firm. His proven operational expertise, strong strategic and analytical skills and outstanding leadership abilities will be a valuable asset to the future growth of Aston Hill.
Mr. Murdoch succeeds former Aston Hill COO and AHAMI President, Michael J. Killeen, who tendered his resignation on September 17, 2014 and has chosen to pursue another opportunity.
About Aston Hill Financial Inc.
Aston Hill Asset Management Inc. is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Aston Hill Financial Inc. Aston Hill Financial Inc. is a diversified asset management company with a suite of retail mutual funds, closed end funds, private equity funds, hedge funds and segregated institutional funds. Aston Hill Financial Inc. has offices in Calgary, Toronto and Halifax.
SOURCE: Aston Hill Financial Inc.
For further information: For further information concerning this press release, please contact: Eric Tremblay, Chief Executive Officer, Aston Hill Financial Inc., (403) 770-4817; Ben Cheng, President and Co-Chief Investment Officer, Aston Hill Financial Inc., (416) 583-2300