Launches & Closures

Former JPM chief Winters joins with Rothschild, Rupert in new HF venture


Former top JP Morgan investment banker Bill Winters has teamed up with Lord Jacob Rothschild’s RIT Capital Partners and the highly-regarded South African Rupert family to launch a major new alternative asset management and advisory firm called Renshaw Bay.

Winters, who was co-chief executive officer of the investment bank of JP Morgan Chase and previously head of the group’s global markets division, will own 50% of the new business and become a non-executive director of RIT Capital Partners.

The other 50% will be split between RIT and Reinet Investments, the Luxembourg-listed investment vehicle chaired by Johan Rupert. Both