âJim brings with him many years of experience in the transition management space, excellent product knowledge and a wealth of relationships,â said Mr. Bassily. âHe joins us at a time when we expect to achieve tremendous growth in Asia and Australia.â
Mr. Karelas was previously with J.P. Morgan in Sydney, where he was responsible for establishing the companyâs transition management capabilities throughout Australia and Asia. Before that, he held a number of relevant positions at MLC Investment Management and State Street.
With a dedicated team of transition management professionals worldwide, ConvergExâs experience and worldâclass expertise provide clients with customized transition strategies that can preserve assets, minimize market impact, manage risk and minimize cost.
ConvergEx recently received three BestâinâClass honors in PLANSPONSOR magazineâs 2010 Transition Management Survey.