Austin, TX (January 3, 2019) – Vida Capital, a leading alternative asset manager specializing in insurance-linked strategies, announced November 14, 2018 that Kevin Kraeger has joined the firm as Director of Business Development. Mr. Kraeger will report to Bill Tice, Senior Managing Director, Head of Business Development and Investor Relations at Vida.
Mr. Kraeger will be responsible for sourcing and evaluating new investment opportunities and developing institutional relationships. Prior to joining Vida, Kevin served on the portfolio management team at PAAMCO, a leading institutional investment firm focused on alternative investment solutions. At PAAMCO, he had additional client and marketing responsibility for a range of institutional hedge fund investors.
Previously, Kevin worked as a strategy consultant at Greenwich Strategy, a boutique strategy consulting firm focused on private equity and hedge fund advisory. Kevin also served in the US Navy for five years as a submarine officer, reaching the rank of Lieutenant.
About Vida Capital Management
Founded in 2009 and headquartered in Austin, Texas, Vida Capital is a multi-billion dollar alternative asset management firm that manages both evergreen and closed-end structures. Vida specializes solely in insurance-linked strategies with a predominant focus on longevity-contingent risk.