Gene Salamon’s $600 million Three Bridges Capital has continued the growth of its now-standalone European long/short equity fund with the hire of two senior analysts, Heather Takahashi and Stefan Hoefner.
New York-based Three Bridges was launched in December by Salamon and the team that had managed the European equities strategy since 2006 for $4.5 billion Indus Capital Partners. Indus owns an undisclosed economic interest in the firm and provides back office support.
Takahashi will focus on European financials. Before Three Bridges, she was an analyst covering global financials at Fortress Investment Group from June to October 2011. She