Hedge Funds

Carlson hires tech specialist from Copper Beech


Carlson Capital has hired Kevin McCarthy from Copper Beech Capital Management to manage Carlson's global relative value technology portfolio.

McCarthy brings more than 20 years of experience in technology investing, most recently at Copper Beech of New York, where he managed a long/short technology portfolio. Prior to joining Copper Beech, McCarthy was a managing director in Credit Suisse First Boston's technology equity research team. McCarthy will work out of Carlson's New York offices.

Carlson, a Dallas-based multistrategy firm founded by Clint Carlson, has not traditionally emphasized technology investments. But with McCarthy on board, the firm now has the expertise to