Northwest Fund of Hedge Funds Expands with Dan Watson AppointmentIndustry veteran Dan Watson has been appointed by a Northwest-based fund of hedge funds Irvington Capital, LLC as its new partner, chief financial officer and chief operating officer.
Watson brings more than 15 years of financial operations experience to Irvington Capital. Watson was most recently chief financial officer and chief operating officer of Common Sense Investment Management, an SEC registered fund of funds.
Prior to this, he worked at Deloitte & Touche as a tax professional from 1999 to 2006. Watson received his bachelor's degree in business administration and accounting from the University of Portland, where he graduated valedictorian from the Pamplin School of Business.
Irvington Capital also promoted director of research Paul Carlin to partner. Carlin joined the company in 2011 as portfolio manager for the IronGate Global Alpha Fund.
Before joining the firm, Carlin worked for a private family office where he oversaw its equity portfolios. Earlier, he served as an analyst at Lawndale Capital Management, a long/short equity fund and worked for Lehman Brothers as an equity research analyst.Source: The Oregonian - OregonLive.com