Launches & Closures

Solid new Omnix team launches Asia-Pacific multi-strategy fund


Hong Kong-based Omnix Capital has launched an Asia Pacific multi-strategy fund that will invest across the asset class spectrum of equities, credit and convertible bonds.

Founders Paul Penkett and Stephen Cheng, both former highly regarded traders on the Lehman Brothers' proprietary trading desk, have put together a solid team, bringing in Rahul Gupta and Elisa Cheung as analysts on the investment management side. Carl O'Connell, who has taken on the COO role at Omnix, also has extensive risk management and operations experience, having previously worked as the CFO with DKR Oasis and TPG Axon.

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