Donna Heitzman of Prisma Capital Partners
Named One of 50 Leading Women in Hedge Funds
March 02, 2010 11:09 AM Eastern Time
NEW YORK--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--Prisma Capital Partners, leading provider of alternative multi-
manager portfolios and portable alpha solutions, is pleased to announce that Portfolio Manager Donna Heitzman has
been recognized in The Hedge Fund Journal’s 2010 survey of the 50 Leading Women in Hedge Funds.
Conducted by PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC), the survey of leading portfolio managers, prime brokers, funds of
funds managers, investors and various service providers recognized the top 50 women leaders making significant
contributions to the hedge fund industry.
As highlighted in the PwC report, Heitzman has 18 years of experience working in capital markets and has been
actively involved in the institutional alternative asset management industry for 13 years. She specializes in event driven
and credit-oriented portfolio strategies, and leads the investment process in her sector coverage. Prior to joining
Prisma, she served as a portfolio manager at AEGON USA Investment Management LLC, and played a key role in
the significant growth and diversification of its hedge fund portfolio across all hedge fund strategies. Previously at
AEGON USA she was director of private placements and credit research.
“I’m honored to be recognized by The Hedge Fund Journal as one of the fifty leading women in the hedge fund
industry,” said Donna Heitzman, Portfolio Manager at Prisma Capital Partners. “Along with my fellow peers
recognized in the survey, I look to uphold the ideals and characteristics of women leaders in the increasingly diverse
world of hedge funds.”
“Donna’s deep industry expertise, strong work ethic and leadership are prime examples of how individuals can
succeed in the hedge fund community,” said Managing Partner Girish Reddy. “We are very proud to see her
acknowledged as one of the 50 leading women in the industry.”
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