Poon Joins TorreyCove Capital

TorreyCove Capital Partners said Wednesday that Heidi Poon has joined the firm as a vice president. Poon was most recently at the City of San Jose Retirement Services, where she served as an Investment Officer of its Investment Group.

PRESS RELEASE
SAN DIEGO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–TorreyCove Capital Partners LLC is pleased to announce that Heidi Poon, CFA, CAIA has joined the Firm as Vice President. Ms. Poon will work with the Research Team and will be involved in the identification, analysis, due diligence, and selection of private market investments.

Ms. Poon brings over 15 years of investment experience to TorreyCove. She was most recently at the City of San Jose Retirement Services, where she served as an Investment Officer of its Investment Group. In addition to working closely with the Boards of Trustees of the city’s two pension plans, she headed the launch of a $750 million Absolute Return program in 2012, managed the investment and operations staff as Interim Lead of its Investment Group, and monitored, evaluated, and made recommendations for investment managers. Ms. Poon was primarily responsible for the Hedge Funds, Fixed Income, and Private Equity investment activities. Previously, Ms. Poon was an Equity Research Analyst and covered the semiconductor industry for investment banks including Thomas Weisel Partners, Piper Jaffray and Robertson Stephens. Ms. Poon received a Master of Business Administration from the Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, and a Bachelor of Science from Stanford University and is a Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst and a Chartered Financial Analyst.
David Fann, President and CEO of TorreyCove, said: “Heidi’s experience and expertise complements TorreyCove’s research platform. We are confident she will play a vital role in TorreyCove’s growth.”
ABOUT TORREYCOVE CAPITAL PARTNERS LLC
TorreyCove Capital Partners is a leading global private equity and real assets investment advisory and consulting firm. Its clients include some of the largest, most sophisticated investors in the world and TorreyCove currently serves as an advisor on over $23 billion of private equity investments. TorreyCove offers a full suite of private equity and real assets advisory services including program design and policy creation, portfolio construction, investment selection, negotiation, and post-transaction risk management. TorreyCove is owned by its management team and its strategic partner, Mitsubishi Corporation.