Silver Creek Hires Four Hedge Fund Professionals

Sep 22 2010 | 8:56am ET

Fund of hedge fund firm Silver Creek Capital Management has added four investment and business development professionals to the firm’s global team.

Carter Weil, Petter von Heidenstam, Christian McFadden and Kelsey Schreck are all joining the firm, which has $6 billion in assets under management.
 
“Over the past year, we have made a significant effort to invest in high caliber, seasoned investment and business development professionals in the U.S. and the U.K. and we are pleased to welcome Carter, Petter, Christian and Kelsey to the firm," said Bryan Weeks, president and chief executive officer of Silver Creek.

Weil, former director of the Americas institutional sales team for Russell Investments’ manager of managers platform joins Silver Creek’s New York office as head of Americas institutional business development; von Heidenstam, former Nordic region business development executive for Aviva Investors, joins the firm's London office as director of European sales; McFadden and Schreck join Silver Creek as senior research analysts in Silver Creek’s London and Seattle offices, respectively.

Gideon Nieuwoudt, managing director and head of the Silver Creek’s London office, said, “The additions of Petter and Christian to our London team enhances Silver Creek’s ability to both indentify untapped investment talent and support our European client base.”


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