Prospect Capital Management Team
William Belhumeur is a founding partner of Prospect Capital and the firm's Chief Financial Officer. He held a similar position for Interfin Corporation, overseeing operations for research, advisory services and product development. Mr. Belhumeur has served as the Chief Compliance and Chief Operating Officer for the firms associated with the Interfin Group and its successors for over ten years.
With the Interfin Group, Mr. Belhumeur structured various funds and investment vehicles to assist clients with accessing closed hedge funds, leveraging their investments, and creating portfolios. He is experienced at new fund development, fund operations management, compliance, fund evaluation, due diligence, and market positioning.
He has 20 years of experience as an entrepreneur in financial services and technology, and has been an active investor and advisor to financial services and technology companies, including Seniors.com Inc. Mr. Belhumeur holds a Bachelor of Arts in Economics and Political Science from the University of California, Berkeley. He is registered with the NASD and NFA and holds a Series 24, 7, 63, 79, 99, and 31.
Mr. Hamlyn and Mr. Belhumeur have been acquainted
for 30 years and have been business partners in the alternative
investment industry for over 15 years.
Stuart Hamlyn is a founding partner of Prospect Capital. Prior to founding Prospect Capital, Mr. Hamlyn was the Senior Vice President of Interfin Corporation, an alternative investment consulting firm. Interfin had placed nearly $1 billion in alternative investments for global institutional clients. Interfin kept current, detailed, research on approximately 150 hedge funds, and advised various European and offshore professional hedge fund investors, including banks, asset management firms, fund of funds, and family offices.
Following the reorganization of the Interfin Group, Mr. Hamlyn continued his role as Executive Director of InterSecurities, placing over $1 billion more in alternative investments. In 2002, InterSecurities formed a partnership with Olympius Capital, and Mr. Hamlyn served on the Investment Committee and Board of Directors for their fund of funds portfolio of top-tier hedge funds. Through this partnership, Mr. Hamlyn was able to allow his clients to gain individual capacity in some of the world's best and most sought after funds.
He has been an active investor and advisor to several technology and financial services ventures, including Seniors.com Inc. Prior to his career in financial services, Mr. Hamlyn was a senior software engineer for both Apple Computer in Cupertino, CA, and Motorola, Inc in Boynton Beach, Florida. Mr. Hamlyn attended Brown University, where he received duel Bachelor's degrees in Economics and Computer Science and a Master of Science in Computer Science. He is registered with the NASD and NFA, and holds a Series 7, 27, 79, and 31.