Tremont Appoints CIO

Date: Thursday, August 7, 2008

Tremont Capital Management has selected Scott Metchick to serve as its next cio. Metchick has been working in the fund of hedge fund industry for more than 20 years. He was previously cio at fund of funds EIM. Before that, he worked at Evaluation Associates affiliate EACM for 10 years, during which time he created analytical tools and due diligence best practices. Metchick succeeds Cynthia Nicoll, who departed for personal reasons.

“Scott’s appointment represents the execution of the final phase of this strategy by capping a series of senior hires which, together with our existing expertise in the investment management group, completes the leadership team at Tremont,” said president and ceo Rupert Allan.