Expert Knowledge Of Global Markets

Global-minded leaders, with extensive investment experience and proven track records of success​

Ed Devlin

FOUNDER

Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from Wilfrid Laurier University.
Gold medal recipient.

MBA from the Tuck School at Dartmouth College.

Ed is the founder of Devlin Capital. He oversees the process to identify global opportunities and will be responsible for each strategy’s performance.

Ed recently retired as a managing director, lead portfolio manager for US Total Return portfolios and head of Canadian portfolio management after almost 15 years at PIMCO. Ed co-founded PIMCO Canada and led the business to raise over C$50 billion from Canadian clients. From 2009-2014, Ed was based in London and responsible for all sterling and euro denominated Liability Driven Investing (LDI) portfolios, he was a permanent member of the European portfolio committee that oversaw $500 billion in assets. Prior to joining PIMCO in 2006, he worked in London, Tokyo, Toronto, Hong Kong and New York in progressively more senior fixed income positions at Lehman Brothers and Merrill Lynch.

He is a Senior Fellow at the C.D. Howe Institute.

Anders Forssell

MANAGING DIRECTOR

MSc. in Electrical Engineering from the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (EPFL).

MBA from McGill University.
Gold medal recipient.

Anders is the managing director primarily responsible for structured finance opportunities and the risk management of our Trade Finance opportunities. He will also be a co-manager of the High Sharpe and Structural Alpha strategies.

Anders most recent role was at Merrill Lynch Canada as a managing director, head of residential mortgages and options trading where he retired in September 2017, after 15 years with the firm. Both businesses were the largest in Canada at the time. 

Prior to joining Merrill Lynch, Anders was head of derivatives at National Bank Financial in Montreal and a senior derivatives dealer at Gulf International Bank in London, England.

Rich Ballew

MANAGING DIRECTOR

Bachelor’s of Science degree from Cornell University.

MBA from the Wharton School, and an MA from the School of Arts & Sciences at the University of Pennsylvania where he was also a Lauder Fellow.

Rich is the managing director primarily responsible for opportunities linked to temporal diversification and the risk management of the High Sharpe and Structural Alpha strategies. He will also be a co-manager of our Trade Finance opportunities.

Rich was a portfolio manager for the past 13 years managing global futures markets. He was the director of portfolio management for a billion-dollar RIA. For the 7 years prior, Rich managed roughly $4 billion for ultra-wealthy clients in Merrill Lynch’s Private Banking & Investment Group.

Prior to that, Rich was an institutional bond trader in Merrill Lynch’s global markets group, working in NY, London, Paris, Tokyo and Sydney trading interest rate swaps, bank capital, government and corporate bonds.

He holds the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA)  and Certified Financial Planner (CFP) designations.