Hedge Funds

Double V part ways with ING Furman Selz


Robert Vicas and Ernst von Olnhausen have left ING Furman Selz, where they had been running a $55 million small and mid-cap US equity fund, to go it alone with their own Double V Partners fund.

A firm official said Double V principals Vicas and von Olnhausen left amicably from ING, which seeded the long/short fund with $10 million in October 2000. Prior to their hedge fund foray, Vicas and von Olnhausen had worked together at Furman Selz and successor firm ING for more than a decade. Vicas was a managing director of international equities while von Olnhausen served