Bob Simonds will serve as general counsel and CCO at Boaz Weinstein’s $5 billion credit shop.
| Boaz Weinstein|
Highbridge Capital Management co-founder Henry Swieca decided in December to turn Talpion from a hedge fund back into a family office. Simonds was Talpion’s general counsel and CCO since July 2010.
Talpion’s decision to return outside capital has already produced at least one offshoot. Will Graves, Talpion’s technology, media and telecommunications senior portfolio manager, is preparing to launch his own long/short TMT fund in the second quarter, Boardman Bay Capital Management.