Brevan Howard loses its third co-founder in three years

August 19th, 2012
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Brevan Howard Asset Management, the global hedge fund manager founded in 2002, has lost its third founder in three years. Chris Rokos is leaving the firm as an “active partner of Brevan Howard to pursue his personal interests.” Rokos co-founded the firm with Alan Howard and three other traders from Credit Suisse’s proprietary fixed income trading desk – Trifon Natsis, James Vernon and Jean-Philppe Blochet. Mr Vernon left Brevan Howard in 2011 and Mr. Blochet departed in 2009.

Rokos has not announced what he’ll do next.
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Brevan Howard Asset Management
Related People: Alan Howard; Christopher Rochos; James Vernon; Jean-Phillipe Blodget; Trifon Natsis
Related Entities: BH Global; BH Macro; Brevan Howard Asia Fund; Brevan Howard Credit Catalysts; Brevan Howard Emerging Market Strategies Fund; Brevan Howard Macro FX; Brevan Howard Master Fund Ltd; Swiss Reinsurance
Related Article Tags: Investment Management, Fund Manager and General Financial News; Hedge Fund Jobs, Hirings and Firings


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