Richard Bolchover was a Director and co-Founder of Close Fund Management. He was previously Head of the Quantitative & Derivatives Investment Division at John Govett & Co. Ltd. Prior to this Richard spent three years at Barclays de Zoete Wedd Investment Management as Head of Investment Technology. He was a member of the Asset Management Forum of the FSA, the Product Development & Regulation Committee of the Investment Management Association, and on the FTSE/APCIMS Private Client Index Committee. Richard holds degrees from London and Oxford Universities.
Marc Gordon was the co-Founder and Managing Director of Close Fund Management. Marc was formerly a director at John Govett & Co Ltd, and was the Head of the UK Equity Department. During this time he was the Manager of the Govett Strategic Investment Trust plc which under his guidance became the largest investment trust specialising in UK quoted small and medium-sized companies. Prior to this Marc spent six years at N M Rothschild & Sons Ltd in the institutional funds department. Marc read law at Cambridge University.