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Greece’s Alpheus Advisors grows Asia manager exposure


Nikos Latsos
Athens-based Alpheus Advisors, a single-family office with a significant allocation to hedge fund strategies, has now invested in six Asia-based managers and is looking to invest in more.

Nikos Latsos, head of alternative investments at Alpheus, said 25% of assets held by Alpheus were now invested in hedge funds, and a third of those were in Asia-focused funds. The firm’s exposure to Asia would probably increase, he said, but hastened to add that it would ultimately depend on how compelling the strategies presented were.

“I want to see what the hedge funds do