Hedge Funds

Maverick hires new software analyst out of Andor


Software specialist Michael Beckwith has left Andor Capital Management to join Maverick Capital.

Beckwith had run Andor's software effort since January, when Andor's previous software sector head Steve Pasko left the firm. As part of his job at the New York-based, technology-focused firm run by Dan Benton, Beckwith supervised two other analysts.

At Maverick, also based in New York, Beckwith will report to technology sector chief Andrew Warford, who joined Maverick last year from Viking Global Investors.

After a lackluster year in 2003, $7.1 billion Maverick, which is run by Lee Ainslie III, netted 5.82% during the first