Mark Darell-Brown, an 18-year veteran of Mercury Asset
Management and RAB Capital, is lining up a return to the
industry with the launch of a new long/short pan-European
equity firm called Brown Vanneck Partners.
The Brown Vanneck Europe Fund will start by year-end with a
strategy that will focus purely on liquid large-cap stocks in
developed Europe - deploying the same long-term stock-picking
approach that Darell-Brown has practised since 1993.
He spent eight years running pension and unit trust money at
MAM/MLIM - working in the flagship UK equity group that
produced a number of top-rated long/short equity managers such
as Peter Davies and Stuart Roden at Lansdowne - before...