Paris-based Axiom Alternative Investments has expanded its institutional business by appointing Christina Perri as director of international business development.

Perri has joined the firm from Winton Capital Management, where he served from 2012 to 2013 as vice president in charge of business dedicated to institutional customers in the UK, Canada and the US, according to Hedge Week.

Prior to this, Perri served as head of institutional development with Financière de l’Echiquier within the UK and the US from 2009 to 2012.

Perri has begun her career in 2008 at the Royal Bank of Canada, Capital Markets within the hedge fund team in New York.