ApCap Hires Three

Atlantic-Pacific Capital, a Greenwich, Conn.-based private equity placement agent, has made three hires: Paul Arena joins as a principal focused on raising capital for real estate transactions, after having previously been a senior vice president in the Advisory Services division of the Carlton Group; Rebecca Chia and Margaret Ware join as analysts focused on project management, deal execution and client servicing. Chia previously was an I-banking analyst in Lehman Brothers’ Global Communications & Media Group, while Ware was an I-banking analyst for the Alternative Capital Markets Group at UBS. www.apcap.com