Hedge Funds

Long-awaited Falcon Edge hires former Eton Park analysts, targets June launch


New fund from Blue Ridge, Eton Park vets also boasts bold-faced advisory board.

  Falcon Edge is based above Barneys New York at 660 Madison Avenue. (Photo: Bloomberg)

Falcon Edge Capital, a new fund headed by veterans of Blue Ridge Capital and Eton Park Capital Management, has picked up a pair of analysts formerly with Eric Mindich’s Eton Park as it continues to round out its team.

Damien Charveriat was hired as head of capital markets and risk, while Hubert Lin will lead special situations investing for the fund, which is targeting a June launch, according to marketing materials. Both had been seven-year veterans of $11.8 billion Eton Park.