Tuesday, 21 October 2014
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Oct 1 2008 | 7:05am ET
London-based private equity firm Vision Capital has appointed David Robinson as chief operating officer.
Robinson joins Vision Capital from Ernst & Young, where he held a number of positions, including most recently that of COO for Northern Europe, Middle East, India and Africa.
“His caliber and depth of experience will help us achieve our growth strategy and potential.,” Julian Mash, CEO of Vision Capital said. “David is an extremely valuable addition to our skill base and I have no doubt that he will make a substantial contribution both to the development of the firm and also to our expanding portfolio of assets under 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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