Hedge Funds

Turner earns his spurs after a testing first two years of life at Pelham


Ex-Lansdowne man Ross Turner could hardly have picked a worse time to launch a long/short European equity firm. But his Pelham team has sailed through the havoc with aplomb

Back in 2007, before the world fell apart, former Lansdowne European equity manager Ross Turner's Pelham Capital was one of the most eagerly anticipated hedge fund launches in Europe.

Ross Turner

The firm's Pelham Long/Short fund got going in November that year - at almost exactly the time when asset-raising for hedge funds in general, and for new funds in particular, started to become extremely difficult due