Launches & Closures Hedge Funds

Former Goldman PM Mark Carhart hires CFO for Kepos Capital


The firm now employs chief financial and operations officers ahead of its launch, which is expected later this year.

Mark Carhart, the former co-head of Goldman Sachs’ largest hedge fund, is making progress in building up his solo operation. Carhart, who also ran quantitative strategies at Goldman, has named his firm Kepos Capital and hired Noel Flynn, former director of finance and operations at Satellite Asset Management, as chief financial officer. Kepos is expected to formally launch toward the end of the year.

Earlier this year, the firm hired Matt DesChamps, former chief financial officer at Satellite, as chief operating officer.

Carhart previously co-managed Goldman’s Global Alpha hedge fund, which reached a peak of about