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Morland’s OVS builds with ex-Trafalgar, James Caird hires


OVS Capital, the well-performing and growing London-based European event-driven firm headed by former HBK London head Sam Morland, has made two hires for its investment team.

Manuel Bianco has joined as an analyst, having previously been a senior equity analyst at Trafalgar Asset Managers. Bianco has also worked at Citigroup, working on private and public M&A and private equity transactions as part of the firm’s UK investment banking team, and he is a qualified lawyer.

The second new hire is trader Zac Lewis - who joins OVS from James Caird Asset Management, the Moore Capital spin-out headed by