Hans L. Christensen, of Westport, has been named to the board of trustees of Regis College in Weston, Mass., the college announced.

Christensen is CEO of MJX Asset Management LLC, a company he co-founded in 2003. Previously he was chief investment officer for Barclays U.S., a collateralized-debt-obligation asset management business.

He is a co-founder of A New Beginning, a charity that runs an elementary school and a vocational school in Pakistan, and a trustee of Christ Church United Methodist in New York City.

Regis College is a Catholic institution with 2,000 graduate and undergraduate students.