Monthly Archives: March 2012

London-based Met Capital Management plans to launch the Met Pacific Fund, an Asia Pacific equity long/short strategy. Met’s co-founder Jonathan Gordon will be the portfolio manager for the new fund.

Hong Kong-based Athos Capital, founded by Matthew Moskey, Erik Senko (both ex-Tiresias Capital) and Fred Schulte-Hillen (ex-Black’s Link Capital) plans to launch an Asia-Pacific event-driven hedge fund in April. The fund will be seeded by Ascalon Capital Managers.

Yiming Liang (ex-Standard Chartered) and Yang Yang (ex-Huatai Asset Management) plan to launch a China-focused hedge fund called Goldstream in the coming weeks.

Joseph Pacini has joined BlackRock as head of the alternative investors strategy group in Asia. Pacini was previously Head of Alternative Investments Asia at JP Morgan’s private bank in Hong Kong.

Sandra Lee, who recently left Paulson & Co, has joined Carlyle as a managing director in its Hong Kong office.