Actis — The private equity firm appointed Arjun Oberoi as global healthcare sector head, and Ivy Santoso as Indonesian country head. Previously, Santoso spent more than 10 years as Indonesian country head for Avenue Capital, a New York-based investment firm. Oberoi was head of international strategy and business development at medical device company Stryker Corp. He has also held leadership positions at McKinsey & Co.’s healthcare practice in New York, Pfizer Inc. (NYSE: PFE) and Sanofi SA (NYSE:SNY).
Clarion Partners LLC — The real estate investment firm has promoted Gary Rufrano to director. He is expected to focuses on acquisition and development opportunities in the Northeast and Midwest regions of the U.S., as well as Texas. Refrano joined the firm in 2001. He was most recently a senior vice president. Richard Schaupp, who has been with Clarion since 2000, was also named a director, focusing on investment activities in Brazil. Other promotions to director include Tim Wang, head of the Clarion’s investment research group, and Douglas Wolski, assistant portfolio manager. Both joined the firm in 2006.