Hedge Funds Team

Investment Team

Damon Hoff

Damon Hoff

Founder, Lead Portfolio Manager, United Kingdom

Damon founded Capricorn Fund Managers Limited in 2003. He is the lead portfolio manager for Capricorn Fund Managers.
Matthew  Auerbach

Matthew Auerbach

Portfolio Manager, South Africa

Matthew joined Capricorn Fund Managers (Pty) Ltd in 2005 as a fund manager.
David Cunio

David Cunio

Portfolio Manager, United Kingdom

David joined Capricorn Fund Managers Limited in April 2007 after completing his training as a Chartered Accountant at Mazars LLP.
Stephan  Engelbrecht

Stephan Engelbrecht

Portfolio Manager, South Africa

Stephan joined Capricorn Fund Managers (Pty) Ltd in 2010. He is qualified CFA, MBA (cum laude), has a Bachelors in Financial Mathematics and more than seven years’ investment experience.
Joseph  Walsh

Joseph Walsh

Analyst, United Kingdom

Joseph joined Capricorn Fund Managers Limited in 2013 after completing a degree in Mathematics from the University of London.
Robin  Schneider

Robin Schneider

Analyst, South Africa

Robin joined Capricorn Fund Managers (Pty) Ltd in 2015 as a junior analyst.
Seten Naidoo

Seten Naidoo

Fund Manager/Analyst

Seten joined Capricorn Fund Managers (Pty) Ltd in 2016 as a Fund Manager/Analyst.
AJ Snyman

AJ Snyman

Analyst, South Africa

AJ joined Capricorn Fund Managers in 2016 as an analyst in the hedge fund team.
Mark Artherton

Mark Artherton

Risk and Portfolio Construction Consultant, United Kingdom

Mark is a consultant to Capricorn advising on portfolio construction, risk management, scenario planning and risk monitoring.
Emad  Mostaque

Emad Mostaque

Co-Chief Investment Officer, United Kingdom

Emad is the Co-Chief Investment Officer of Capricorn Fund Managers.
Eugene Lim

Eugene Lim

Analyst, United Kingdom

Eugene joined Capricorn Fund Managers in January 2017 as an analyst.

Corporate Team

Robert Fihrer

Robert Fihrer

CEO South Africa

Rob founded Capricorn Fund Managers (Pty) Ltd with Damon Hoff in 2003. Prior to this he was employed at Gensec Bank, where he gained extensive hands-on experience as an equity trader, bond and equity portfolio manager and then corporate financier.
Robert  Gottlieb

Robert Gottlieb

CEO United Kingdom

Robert joined Capricorn Fund Managers Limited in 2011 and is responsible for overall strategy and management of the Capricorn's London operations, and specifically for private equity investment activities.
Jonty Campion

Jonty Campion

Head of Distribution - Worldwide

Jonty joined Capricorn Fund Managers Limited in 2013 as Head of Distribution.
Douglas  Stott

Douglas Stott

Head of Finance and Operations

Douglas joined Capricorn Fund Managers (Pty) Ltd in 2007 as Financial Manager and is responsible for the financial and administrative function of the group.
Darryl  Noik

Darryl Noik

Operations, United Kingdom

Darryl joined Capricorn Fund Managers (London) in February 2013 as COO.
Stuart Dixon

Stuart Dixon

Operations Manager (Private Equity) and Company Secretary

Stuart has worked with Capricorn Fund Managers Limited since 2011 and is currently its Operations Manager and Company Secretary.
Eleanor Ashe

Eleanor Ashe

Operations and Compliance, United Kingdom

Eleanor joined Capricorn Fund Managers Limited in 2015 to work in investor relations and operations.
David Kemp

David Kemp

Operations Manager, United Kingdom

David joined Capricorn Fund Managers Limited in May 2015 as an Operations Manager for the London office.
Tammy  Bourgstein

Tammy Bourgstein

Operations Manager, South Africa

Tammy is Operations Manager for the Johannesburg office.
Beena Morar

Beena Morar

Financial Manager, South Africa

Beena joined Capricorn Fund Managers (Pty) Ltd in 2015 as a Financial Manager.
Lindsay  Tolmay

Lindsay Tolmay

Operations Analyst

Lindsay joined Capricorn Fund Managers (Pty) Ltd in November 2015 as an Operations Analyst for the Johannesburg office.