Altius Associates Ltd. — The private equity firm has appointed William Charlton as a partner and head of U.S. investments. He will work out of Altius’ U.S. headquarters in Richmond, Va. office. Charlton joins from BH Equity Research in San Jose, Calif. where he was managing partner. Before that, he was managing director and founder of Context Private Equity Alpha, a fund–of–funds manager.
Carlyle Group LP (Nasdaq: CG) — The Washington, D.C. private equity firm has expanded its management committee, naming Michael Arpey head of fund investor relations; David Marchick, head of global external affairs; and Mitch Petrick, head of global market strategies. Arpey joined Carlyle in November 2010 and was a member of its operating committee. Marchick was a previously a partner at Covington & Burling, while Petrick spent 20-years at Morgan Stanley.