Agecroft Partners has won 21 industry awards as the hedge fund third party marketing firm of the year. Our Mission is to raise assets on a global basis for successful hedge fund managers through intelligent deployment of our industry knowledge and utilizing a consultative approach within the institutional investor community.
The characteristics that distinguish Agecroft from its competition are the quality of the hedge funds we represent, founder's experience, firm’s industry reputation, quality of sales team, and strong knowledge of the institutional market place. Our founder has a 28 year career in institutional investment management sales, which includes having been a founding principal and head of sales for the 2nd largest hedge fund firm and head of institutional sales for one of the largest asset management firms in the world.
Don is the Founder and Managing Partner of Agecroft Partners, a global hedge fund consulting and marketing firm. Agecroft Partners has won 21 industry awards as the Third Party Marketer of the Year. Agecroft is in contact with over two thousand hedge fund investors on a monthly basis and devotes a significant amount of time performing due diligence on hedge fund managers. Don frequently writes white papers on trends he sees in the hedge fund industry, has spoken at over 80 hedge fund conferences, has been quoted in hundreds of articles relative to the hedge fund industry and is a regular guest on business television including Bloomberg Television, Fox Business News, CNBC, Reuters Insider, Al Jazeera America and CCTV.
Highlighting Don’s 28 years of experience in the investment management industry is having been the head of sales for both one of the world’s largest hedge fund organizations and institutional investment management firms. Don was a founding principal of Andor Capital Management, which was formed when he and a number of his associates spun out of Pequot Capital Management. At Andor he was Head of Sales, Marketing, and Client Service and was a member of the firm’s Operating Committee. When he left Andor, the firm ranked as the 2nd largest hedge fund firm in the world. Previous to Pequot, Don was a Managing Director and Head of Institutional Sales for Merrill Lynch Investment Managers (now part of BlackRock). At that time Merrill ranked as the 3rd largest investment manager in the world. Previously, Don was Head of Institutional Sales for NationsBank (now Bank of America Capital Management).
Don is also a member of the Investment Committees for The City of Richmond Retirement System, a member of the Board of Directors of the Hedge Fund Association, Lewis Ginter Botanical Gardens and the University of Richmond’s Robins School of Business. In addition, he is a former 2 term Board of Directors member of The Richmond Ballet (The State Ballet of Virginia), The Science Museum of Virginia Endowment Fund and The Richmond Sports Backers Scholarship Fund.