Hedge Funds People Moves

Plural risk chief Jeff Hurwitz jumps to Davidson Kempner

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Matt Grossman’s firm promotes Rayne Gaisford as a replacement.

   
   Jeff Hurwitz (Photo: LinkedIn)
Risk management expert Jeff Hurwitz joined $19.5 billion Davidson Kempner Capital Management as a managing director in May from Plural Investments, where he was chief risk officer from April 2008 to March 2012.

Long/short equity Plural Investments was founded by SAC Capital Advisors alum Matt Grossman in March 2008 and launched in January 2009 with $900 million. The firm’s regulatory assets under management were $820 million as of March 31. Managing director and management committee member Rayne Gaisford has taken over as Plural’s CRO. Gaisford joined