Huntington, NY-based Catalyst Capital Advisors has added George Amrhein as Director of Business Development to build upon the firm’s key distribution relationships and manage the continued expansion of its lineup of mutual funds.

Catalyst intends to expand its lineup of funds, which includes hedged, equity and fixed income offerings, with Amrhein as a member of its management team, according to the firm.

“George will play a lead role in bringing additional hedge fund strategies into the Catalyst mutual funds family,” stated Jerry Szilagyi, the CEO of Catalyst.