Amerindo Investment Advisors has turned out another couple of hedge fund managers, unintentionally. The long-only shop, which has been trying to get a hedge fund off the ground for years, lost Matthew Fitzmaurice and Anne Wojcicki, who were hired to start a hedge fund for Amerindo last year.
However, the plans seem to have been shelved following the technology meltdown over the past few years, which hit Amerindo returns and caused a sharp fall in assets under management. Now, Fitzmaurice and Wojcicki are starting to resurface in different locations and with their own separate hedge funds.
Fitzmaurice has launched Talaria