Cowley builds momentum at MC Squared Global Investors after low-profile first year


Michael Cowley
Former Citadel and Balyasny man Michael Cowley is preparing to raise the profile of his London-based investment management firm MC Squared Global Investors LLP after a deliberately below-radar first 12 months in operation.

Having secured substantial backing at the outset from a blue-chip seed investor in the form of a major US pension fund, Cowley and his colleagues are looking to grow assets in their unique long/short global equity hedge fund that focuses solely on the industrials sector.

The anchor investment enables Cowley to take a long-term approach to building the business –