Accordion Partners — The New York based private equity consulting firm appointed Suneel Kaji as managing director and Srin Subra as vice president. Kaji, who will focus on developing new relationships with private equity firms, was a senior portfolio manager of private investments at the Rohatyn Group/TRG Management LP. Before that, he held leadership positions at GEM Group, Crown Capital Group, DLJ and Salomon Brothers. Subra will lead project teams with the goal of driving value for Accordion’s clients. Previously, he was a vice president at IQor, a $400 million business-services portfolio company of private equity firm Guggenheim Partners. He also held positions at Soros Fund Management and Bear Stearns.
Crowell & Moring LLP — Samuel Feigin has joined the Washington, D.C., law firm as a partner. Specializing in technology, life sciences, consumer goods, media and telecommunications, Feigin is expected to spearhead the continued growth of Crowell & Moring's corporate group. Feigin joins from Nixon Peabody LLP, where he was chair of the firm's Israel business, a member of the life sciences committee and deputy chair of the business and finance department.