Polygon Names Head Of North American Business Development

Sep 11 2013 | 8:01am ET

Polygon Global Partners has hired Doug Ross to lead the $10 billion multi-asset manager’s North American business development efforts.

In Ross’ new role, he will focus on marketing Polygon’s hedge fund products. The group boasts a growing range of hedge fund products including European equities, convertible bonds, mining equities, distressed credit, as well as a CLO business and a partnership in a real estate business. This is a newly-created position and Ross will be based in New York.

Ross has held similar positions at Field Street Capital, a $1 billion global macro fund operator, and at Normandy Hill.  Before Normandy Hill, Ross worked at Tiger Management and Vega Asset Management, where he performed various duties related to its hedge fund-seeding business, including manager selection.


In Depth

'Smart Beta' Funds In Regulators' Sights, Hedgies May Be Next

Mar 26 2015 | 11:11am ET

Funds that mimic strategies used by active managers for a fraction of the cost could...

Lifestyle

Study: Both Marriage and Divorce Lead to Negative Hedge Fund Performance

Mar 25 2015 | 6:51pm ET

Trouble at home leads to trouble in the market for fund managers, according to researchers...

Guest Contributor

Concerned About Your HFT Exposure? Hedge It!

Mar 26 2015 | 1:06pm ET

High-frequency trading has been a persistent storyline for several years. The trading...

 

Sponsored Content

    Mar 9 2015 | 6:35am ET

    Kelly RodriquesKelly RodriquesAs more investors look to diversify, many are beginning to use retirement funds to invest in alternative assets such as private equity and real estate. Kelly Rodriques, CEO & President of PENSCO Trust Company, explains how companies can connect with those looking to use their retirement accounts in a different way. Read more…

Editor's Note