Don Steinbrugge is Chairman of Agecroft Partners, a global consulting and third party marketing firm for hedge funds. Agecroft currently has 6 hedge fund clients whose organizations average over $1.5 billion in assets under management. Agecroft was selected by 2 separate organizations as the top 3rd party marketing firm for 2009.
Highlighting Mr. Steinbrugge’s 26 years of experience in the investment management industry is having been the head of sales for both one of the world’s largest hedge fund organizations and institutional investment management firms. Mr. Steinbrugge was a founding principal of Andor Capital Management, which was formed when he and a number of his associates spun out of Pequot Capital Management. At Andor he was Head of Sales, Marketing, and Client Service and was a member of the firm’s Operating Committee. When he left Andor, the firm ranked as the 2nd largest hedge fund firm in the world. Previous to Pequot, Mr. Steinbrugge was a Managing Director and Head of Institutional Sales for Merrill Lynch Investment Managers. At that time Merrill ranked as the 3rd largest investment manager in the world. Mr. Steinbrugge joined Merrill Lynch through the acquisition of Hotchkis and Wiley where he headed up sales and marketing. Previously, Mr. Steinbrugge was Head of Institutional Sales for NationsBank (now Bank of America Capital Management). Don began his career in 1984 with The Travelers.
Mr. Steinbrugge is also a member of the Investment Committees for The City of Richmond Retirement System, Lewis Ginter Botanical Gardens Endowment Fund, The Science Museum of Virginia Endowment Fund and The Richmond Sports Backers Scholarship Fund. He is also a member of the Board of Directors of The Richmond Ballet (The State Ballet of Virginia), and the University of Richmond’s Robins School of Business.