NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Scheduled to launch on November 14th is the Barnstar Opportunities Fund LP, with founder Charles Fernandez firmly in the Chief Investment Officer seat. This new investment vehicle is a multi-disciplinary, special situations long-bias Fund. It will invest across the capital structure in U.S. companies that are significantly undervalued by the capital markets, for reasons of financial distress, regulatory issues, and/or unresolved litigation.
Charles Fernandez brings 27 years of successful turnaround and investment expertise to Barnstar. This includes: leading research and analysis on over 100+ mergers and acquisitions; identifying key investment opportunities and executed successful corporate and financial restructurings; restructuring companies’ balance sheets, control and information systems and overseeing several aspects of previously-underperforming companies’ operations.
Charles Fernandez was mostly recently the President of Miami, Florida-based Fairholme Capital Management. He has created Barnstar to capitalize on his extensive experience and replicate earlier successes. He has committed a significant portion of his personal net worth to the new Fund, aligning his own interests directly with those of investors. He has also developed a broad, deep network of industry veterans and professionals with expertise across business, legal, government and academic backgrounds.
His Barnstar team of industry leaders includes professionals across business, legal and government areas. They have over 100 years of combined experience in the areas of litigation, bankruptcy, insurance, legislation, financial structuring and risk management. The new Fund utilizes deep fundamental valuation analysis and a robust operational and legal due diligence process to determine the most compelling investments within the Fund’s risk/reward parameters.
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