Experienced US equity long/short manager Mike Corcell is
getting ready to start trading his new fund at London-based RWC
Partners in what looks likely to be one of the more significant
new equity launches this year.
Corcell, a highly regarded US equity manager who has been
running hedge fund money since 1996 at Karsch, Threadneedle and
SAC Capital, has already assembled a seasoned five-strong team
and RWC is looking to launch the new Biltmore fund in
The team has a collective 22 years of hedge fund experience
and comprises 10-year SAC and Pequot veteran Gabe Marshank,
dedicated trader Hayes Varey and analysts Alex Robarts (who
formerly worked with Corcell at Threadneedle) and Sam Weeman
from JP Morgan.
The strategy will be available in both offshore hedge fund