Hedge Funds

Credit Suisse loses international fund of funds director


Eleonore Dachicourt, who helped set up the bank’s hedge fund advisory business, is leaving the firm.

Eleonore Dachicourt, a director within Credit Suisse Asset Management, will be leaving the firm. She was the head of private mandates for EAFE (Europe, Australasia and the Far East) in the firm’s hedge fund strategies group.

Dachicourt worked in the Swiss bank’s London office, overseeing one of the portfolio management teams within the fund of funds group. She and her team were responsible for investing in single-manager hedge funds for the firm’s customized and co-mingled fund of funds portfolios. The reasons for her departure could not be determined. Dachicourt did not return calls and a Credit Suisse spokesman