Launches & Closures

Flamand set to go with hotly awaited Edoma launch


Former Goldman Sachs Principal Strategies head Pierre-Henri Flamand is all set to go live with his big new London-based Edoma Partners event-driven operation, with a substantial initial team of some 20 people in place ahead of the fund’s imminent launch.

Edoma, one of the most eagerly-anticipated new European-based hedge fund launches of recent years, aims to start trading in November with a strategy that will follow closely the highly profitable approach of Goldman’s renowned principal strategies investing unit.

Flamand, who left the firm at the end of May, took over the European portfolio at GSPS in 2002 and