Wasatch Advisors has named Eugene “Gene” Podsiadlo director of mutual funds.
Podsiadlo has been a member of the fund company’s board of directors since 2002 and is a managing director of its venture capital affiliate, Cross Creek Capital. He was previously president of Warburg Pincus Funds and managing director of Warburg Pincus. He was also a director of the firm’s Tokyo subsidiary, where he built a successful mutual fund unit. Later in his career, Podsiadlo was president of SPARX Funds Trust.