Gladstone Partners, the London-based fundamental long/short
European and global equity firm that was one of the outstanding
hedge fund performers in 2011, is scaling up its business
infrastructure and capacity for growth on the back of
impressive performance in its flagship Lasker fund.
Led by former Lansdowne man George Michelakis, Gladstone was
originally seeded by New York-based Protégé
Partners, and is now 100%-owned by its partners after
concluding a successful five-year partnership with
Protégé last year.
The firm runs a critical mass of assets under management in
the strategy of $100 million - running a sizeable managed
account for a major US endowment alongside assets in...