Tuesday, 21 October 2014
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Jan 7 2011 | 8:48am ET
Perry Capital has named former Pershing Square Capital Management investor relations chief Doreen Mochrie to lead it own I.R. effort.
Mochrie begins at the $6.8 billion firm next week, according to Hedge Fund Alert. While she stepped down as Pershing Square's client relations head last February, she stayed with the firm until the end of last year as a consultant.
Before joining Pershing Square in 2007, Mochrie was chief marketing officer at Cyrus Capital. She was also formerly managing director of institutional business at Swiss private bank Lombard Odier Darier Hentsch & Cie. and a senior vice president at Deutsche Asset Management.
Sep 22 2014 | 4:15pm ET
"I tell people that everybody likes good news and so if you have good performance that’s wonderful,” explains Mike McKitish of Peddie School's endowment, “but it’s the people that want to talk about the bad news or where they drifted and how they came back and how they stayed to their discipline…” that he wants to hear from. Read more…
Sep 30 2014 | 9:29am ET
The crisp Autumnal days of October are upon us, and so are a few of the hedge fund industry’s favorite charitable events. If you have never been to Rocktoberfest, well, you are missing out. And for a quieter evening of sipping and socializing, stop by HFC’s Wine Soiree. Read more…
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