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Former Eminence principal Michael Beerman plans new equity fund

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Wing Lake Capital hopes to launch in May with $100 million.

  
 Michael Beerman (Photo: New York Social Diary)
Eminence Capital founding member Michael Beerman is planning the launch of Wing Lake Capital in May, according to people familiar with the situation.

New York-based Wing Lake will employ a long/short equity strategy, with a primary focus on small- and mid-cap U.S. companies in the consumer, business services, financial, technology, media and telecom industries, according to a February 2012 Goldman Sachs Capital introduction document.

Wing Lake hopes to launch with around $100 million, according to people