Former GLG credit and merger arbitrage manager Georges
Gedeon has teamed up with Jean-Luc Biamonti, a former close
colleague from his investment banking days with Wasserstein
Perella and Goldman Sachs, to launch a new Paris-based hedge
fund operation called Mereor.
The firm has entered into a partnership with Plurimi Capital
and expects to launch its fund before the end of the year with
initial assets of up to $100 million.
Gedeon spent 12 years in investment banking and M&A,
first with Wasserstein Perella - where he was hired from
university by Biamonti - and then for nine years at Goldman,