Alter Domus — Patrick McCullagh is now head of sales at the New York firm. Alter Domus provides fund and corporate services to private equity houses, real estate firms, multinationals and private clients. McCullagh spent six years at JPMorgan Chase & Co. (nyse: jpm) in various positions, including executive director, head of business development for Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) private equity and real estate fund services.
Altius Associates Ltd. — The Richmond, Va.-based private equity firm appointed Rhonda Ryan as a partner in its London office. Ryan, a 20-year M&A veteran, will also be head of EMEA investments. She was previously a managing director at Pinebridge Investments, the spin-out of AIG Investments, where she oversaw the private funds group Europe. Prior to that, she was head of private equity at Insight Investment, the asset management division of banking and insurance company HBOS plc.