Charles Sterling Group Places Head of U.S. Compliance and Legal for JOHCM (USA) Inc.

BOSTON, January 25, 2015 – Executive search firm Charles Sterling Group, LLC is pleased to announce the placement of Mary Lomasney as Head of U.S. Compliance and Legal for JOHCM (USA) Inc. in Boston. The search was successfully completed by Brian Porter, Charles Sterling Group Founding Partner, who is based out of Boston.

JOHCM (USA) Inc. is a wholly-owned subsidiary of J O Hambro Capital Management Limited, a $30 billion UK headquartered asset management firm. The firm manages 18 separate equity strategies in Emerging Markets, Asia, Japan, European, International & Global, UK and US products. They are expanding their U.S. presence through the addition of investment teams and infrastructure. Lomasney will play an integral role in this growth by supporting the firm’s positive compliance culture and becoming a major contributor to its U.S. control environment. She will develop and implement enhanced policies and procedures that are consistent with their U.S. legal and regulatory obligations.

“We are very excited about Mary joining JOHCM (USA) Inc. and feel she will be a key contributor to the future growth of their operations. Our partnership with the firm began with helping them hire investment teams to establish a presence in the U.S.; we are thrilled with their success and our involvement in helping them execute their expansion strategy,” said Brian Porter, Founding Partner.

Ms. Lomasney has an extensive background in investment management compliance. Formerly, she was Managing Director of Corporate Compliance at BNY Mellon where she spent the last 10+ years. She has a MBA from Suffolk University, MSF from Boston College and a J.D. from Suffolk Law School.

Ms. Lomasney is looking forward to ongoing success in her new role, “I am very excited and proud to be joining such a prestigious firm. I plan to work closely with my business partners to maintain a positive compliance culture as we embark on this very exciting phase of growth in the U.S.”

About Charles Sterling Group

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.