Silver Creek brings on exec to work on hedge fund strategies – Pensions & Investments

Brendan Connor joined alternative investment firm Silver Creek Capital Management as a managing director, a Silver Creek spokeswoman said in an email.

Mr. Connor is a portfolio manager for some of Silver Creek’s hedge fund strategies. He reports to Art Zaske, a managing director and deputy CIO. Mr. Connor is taking over some portfolio management responsibilities from Mr. Zaske who was promoted to deputy CIO in 2020.

He had been an executive director in GCM Grosvenor’s absolute-return business. Spokesman Tom Johnson could not be immediately reached for information about Mr. Connor’s replacement.

Silver Creek has about $7 billion in assets under management.