Jeff Blumberg named CEO of John Armitage’s Egerton Capital

October 22nd, 2010
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Egerton Capital announced this week that Jeff Blumberg has been promoted to the position of Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Blumberg, who joined Egerton Capital earlier this year, replaces Helen Avery who has served as the firm’s CEO for the past 5 years. According to Financial News, Ms. Avery is planning to pursue interests outside of the hedge fund industry. Prior to joining Egerton, Jeff Blumberg was the COO of hedge fund strategies at Goldman Sachs Asset Management.

Egerton Capital LP, which has $4.5 billion in assets under management, was founded in 1994 by Managing Director John Armitage and retired partner William Bollinger. Mr. Armitage continues to manage Egerton’s long/short European equity strategy.
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Egerton Capital LP
Related People: Bill Bollinger*; Helen Avery*; Jeff Blumberg; John Armitage; Mark Standish
Related Entities: Egerton Capital European; Egerton Capital Hedge Fund; Egerton Capital Partners; Egerton European Equity Fund Ltd; Egerton European Fund; Egerton Investment Partners LP; Egerton Capital Limited Partnership
Related Article Tags: Multi-Strategy, Long Short, Equity, Debt and Global Macro Hedge Fund News; Hedge Fund Jobs, Hirings and Firings

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