Jeff Blumberg has been named as the new chief executive
officer at Egerton Capital, the highly rated and long-running
long/short European equity firm led by CIO John Armitage,
following the decision by Helen Avery to retire at year-end
after 16 years with the firm.
Blumberg joined Egerton in June from Goldman Sachs in
London, where he was a managing director and co-chief operating
officer of Goldman Sachs Asset Management's fund of hedge fund
unit called Hedge Fund Strategies.
He had been with Goldman since May 2000 and spent the last