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JOHCM launches new US equities team
08 July 2014
The four-strong group at J O Hambro Capital Management will implement a new small-to-mid cap US equity strategy
J O Hambro Capital Management
J O Hambro Capital Management (JOHCM) has hired portfolio
managers Thorsten Becker, Arun Daniel and Vincent Rivers, as
well as trader Eric Yi to form a new new small-to-mid cap US
Based in Boston, Massachusetts, the team will implement a new
strategy to be rolled out later this
"The appointment of these experienced and proven US equities
investors enhances our presence in the US and enables us
to widen our investment fund range," said Gavin Rochussen, CEO
All four new hires were previously employed by Pyramis Global
Advisors, a Fidelity Investments company, where
they played a key role in managing a US
small/mid cap core equity strategy.
The US small and mid-cap equity strategy will be available to
non-US investors via an open-ended investment company (OEIC)
fund and to US-based investors through a mutual fund and
The strategy will also be offered through a segregated
account. The team will apply a core investment approach,
managing a fundamental research-driven best ideas portfolio.
Capacity for the strategy has been set at $5bn.
The team will also launch a global small and mid-cap equity
strategy in due course.