Twin Capital Management LLC, a New York-based event-driven hedge fund firm, has appointed Kevin S. Gahwyler, CFA as chief operating officer. Mr. Gahwyler, who previously served as director of business development, will continue to report directly to Twin Capital’s CEO and founder David Simon. Mr. Gahwyler will be responsible for day-to-day operations, as well as setting the firm’s overall strategy and direction. He will continue to manage business development and investor relations.
Prior to joining Twin Capital, Mr. Gahwyler was the founder of KenCole Capital, an investment bank boutique specializing in hedge fund structures and marketing. Mr. Gahwyler also served in several senior marketing roles – most recently as a product specialist for Pequot Capital Management Inc. and as the director of marketing for Sagamore Hill Capital Management L.P.
Mr. Gahwyler graduated from Fairfield University with a B.S. in Biological Sciences and from Thunderbird School of Global Management with a Masters in International Management.