Jay Scott Genzer of Cantillon Capital Management, LLC
Jay Genzer previously ran the US market neutral hedge fund at Lazard. He left the firm to join von Mueffling at Cantillon.
Cantillon Capital was named Emerging Manager of the Year in 2004 by the Alternative Investment News. The firm launched its first fund in September of 2003 with $600 million, but in June of 2004 was managing close to $4 billion in assets. At the time the firm had offices in New York and London and employed 30 people.
A November 2004 article stated that Cantillon Capital had accumulated assets under management of $5.4 billion in its first year of operation.