Michele Gesualdi, Kairos Partners
Paul Heffner, Gen 2 Partners
Fred Ingham, Neuberger Berman
Ken Stemme, Larch Lane Advisors
Neil Wilson, HedgeFund Intelligence
Ken Stemme of Larch Lane Advisors explained what he looked for in a hedge fund before making a seed deal: a team that has worked together through difficult market conditions; a serious approach to business operations; positive references from former colleagues, competitors and clients; and a long-term...