Moore Capital grabs Fortress Investment Group LLC’s Scott Lawin

March 28th, 2010
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Fortress Investment Group LLC has lost Scott Lawin to Louis Bacon’s Moore Capital Management. According to Bloomberg news, Mr. Lawin, who was formerly the COO for the Fortress Drawbridge Global Macro Hedge Funds, joined Moore Capital in January.

Moore Capital, which has offices in New York, Washington DC and London, was founded in 1989 by Mr. Bacon and now manages series of hedge funds including the Remington Investment Strategies and Moore Emerging Markets, among others. Over the past year, Moore Capital has poached a number of industry veterans from rival firms. The most notable additions have been Jean-Philippe Blochet from Brevan Howard Asset Management and Greg Coffey away from GLG Partners.

Bloomberg also reported that Patrick Dennis joined Fortress Investment Group in February as CFO of its Drawbridge Global Macro Hedge Funds. Mr. Dennis replaced Kevin Treacy who had departed the firm. Patrick Dennis previously held senior positions at James Pallotta’s now defunct Raptor Capital Management LP and Eric Mindich’s Eton Park Capital Management LP.
For Detailed Investor Profiles on these Investors, click below:
Brevan Howard Asset Management
Eton Park Capital Management
Fortress Investment Group
GLG Partners
Moore Capital Management
Raptor Capital Management*
Related People: Alain Demarolle ; Alan Batkin (Vice Chairman); Alan Howard; Christopher Rochos; Daniel Mudd; Emmanuel Roman; Eric Mindich; Greg Coffey; Henry Bedford*; James Pallotta; James Vernon; Jason Mackay; Jean-Philippe Blochet; Jean-Phillipe Blodget; John White; Jude Driscoll; Louis Bacon; Michael E. Novogratz; Noam Gottesman; Pierre Lagrange; Ralph F. Rosenberg; Randal Nardone; Robert Kauffman*; Trifon Natsis; Wesley Edens; William F. Callanan
Related Entities: Altar Rock Fund*; 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; BVI Global Fund*; Drawbridge Global Macro Funds; Eton Park Associates LP; Eton Park Emerging Markets Fund LP; Eton Park Fund LP; Eton Park Master Fund, Ltd; Eton Park Overseas Fund Ltd; Fortress Commodities Fund LP; Fortress Partners Funds; Fortress Value Recovery Funds ; GLG Alpha Select Fund; GLG Partners Inc; GLG UK Growth; GLG UK Income; GLG UK Select; Goldman Sachs Principal Strategies*; Logan Circle Partners; Moore Capital Emerging Markets; Moore Global Fixed Income; Moore Japan Restructuring; Newcastle Investment Corp; R6 Investors*; Raptor Evolution Fund; Raptor Evolution Fund GP LLC; Raptor Global Fund*; Remington Investment Strategies; Swiss Reinsurance; Valence Capital Management
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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