Thursday, 23 October 2014
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Sep 18 2008 | 7:31am ET
Private equity consultant PCG Asset Management has added a senior associate to focus on venture, growth equity and middle-market buyout funds.
Gregg Wurster joins the La Jolla, Calif.-based firm from hedge fund Alpha Vision Capital, where he served as a trader. Prior to Alpha Vision, Wurster worked at Burrill & Co. Life Science Merchant Bank, focusing on healthcare and life sciences venture investments.
“Gregg enhances the dimensions of our investment platform with his experience in direct venture capital investment and hedge funds,” CEO David Fann said.
Sep 22 2014 | 4:15pm ET
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