Richmond, VA (PRWEB) July 19, 2011
Agecroft Partners, a global hedge fund consulting and third party marketing firm, has hired hedge fund veteran Doug Moore as a Managing Director. Doug brings over 14 years of institutional hedge fund experience to Agecroft Partners. Previously, Doug spent eight years with another hedge fund third party marketing firm, and before that he worked six years for a multi-billion dollar hedge fund. During this time he has developed a very strong knowledge of hedge fund investment strategies and the capital markets, which should give him significant credibility with large institutional investors. Doug’s responsibilities will include: assisting with due diligence on potential hedge funds the firm may represent and introducing the firm’s hedge fund clients to large institutional investors located within the Midwest and Northwest US and Europe.
“Doug is a wonderful addition to our firm. Our business model is to introduce top quality hedge funds in a consultative manner to large institutional investors. It is imperative that the members of our firm are highly technically competent. In addition, Doug has a reputation of having high integrity and strong ethical standards which are vital characteristics to build the long term reputation of our firm,” stated Agecroft Partners’ Managing Partner Don Steinbrugge.
Agecroft Partners was founded in 2007 with the thesis of creating an institutional quality hedge fund consulting and third party marketing firm. Since its founding, Agecroft Partners has been selected four years in a row as the Third Party Marketer of the Year by a major hedge fund industry organization. Agecroft utilizes an institutional due diligence process when evaluating hedge funds and represents less than 1% of the hedge funds that the firm analyzes. In addition, Agecroft Partners has emerged as one the most sought after firms by industry conferences and the media for the company’s views on the hedge fund marketplace and institutional investors. Members of the Agecroft Partners team have spoken at approximately 50 alternative investment conferences over the past few years, have appeared in approximately 200 industry articles and are regular guests on business television including Bloomberg, Reuters Insider and Fox Business News.
Agecroft Partners was founded by Donald A Steinbrugge, CFA, a Founding Principal of Andor Capital Management when it was the 2nd largest hedge fund firm in the world. Don was also a Managing Director and Head of Institutional Sales for Merrill Lynch Investment Managers when it was one of the largest asset management firms in the world. Agecroft Partners, LLC is a Member FINRA and SIPC.