V2 Capital Taps Biz Development Head

Jun 4 2014 | 9:28am ET

Investment advisor V2 Capital has hired Kristin Scherer as managing director and head of global business development.

Scherer joins V2 from liquid alternatives specialist Marketfield Asset Management. Before Marketfield, she held various positions at AllianceBernstein.

In her newly created position at V2, Scherer’s primary responsibility will be to implement and execute the firm’s global marketing efforts for the V2 Hedged Equity Strategy.

V2 founder and CIO Victor Viner said: “We are thrilled to have Kristin join our growing team at V2. In her new role as head of global business development, she will be leading our marketing efforts in the institutional space, leveraging her prior successes and experiences at Marketfield and AllianceBernstein.”

V2 Capital is based in Glenview, Illinois and had an estimated $510 million in assets under management as of May 31, 2014.

In Depth

Related-Company Fees: Normal Industry Practice or Conflicted Compensation?

Nov 11 2015 | 4:23pm ET

Regulatory agencies as well as investors are increasingly exploring whether certain...


Ferrari Roars in Wall Street Debut

Oct 21 2015 | 4:28pm ET

Shares of supercar maker Ferrari jumped as much as 15 percent to a high of nearly...

Guest Contributor

Private Debt - What is the Opportunity?

Nov 11 2015 | 3:28pm ET

In this contributed article, Rob Allard, founding partner of Firebreak Capital...


Editor's Note

    Oct 21 2015 | 10:41am ET

    One of the most unique charity benefits in the hedge fund industry, A Leg To Stand On's (ALTSO's) Hedge Fund Rocktoberfest - NYC, raised nearly $500,000 last Thursday thanks to the generous support of major sponsors and nearly 1,400 attendees from the Tri-State finance, business and hedge fund communities. Read more…