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Managing Partners: Daniel Rummery, Tim Chamberlain

Strategy Focus: Hedge Funds, Private Equity, Real Estate

Geographic Coverage: United States, South America with a focus in Brazil, Canada, Europe, Middle East, Asia


Daniel Rummery  |  Partner & Co-Founder

drummery_105_x_120Daniel Rummery is a Partner and Co-Founder of Brunel Partners. Prior to co-founding Brunel Partners, Daniel set up LatAm Capital Partners in Sao Paulo when he moved to Brazil in 2013.

Daniel also co-founded Ridgeway Capital LLC in 2007. Ridgeway Capital, headquartered in New York, is a leading global placement agent. Daniel started his capital raising activities at TARA Capital, a European hedge fund marketing firm, where he focused on global asset raising with a focus on bringing international investors to Brazil. He was successful in raising over USD $1bn for Brazilian Managers, both funds and transactions. Mr. Rummery began his career at JP Morgan.

Mr. Rummery earned a B.A. from Bournemouth University in the U.K. Mr. Rummery lives in Sao Paulo, Brazil. Mr. Rummery currently holds the Series 7, 63 and 79 registrations with FINRA.


Tim Chamberlain  |  Partner & Co-Founder

tim_chamberlain__headshot_105x120Mr. Chamberlain is a Partner and Co-Founder of Brunel Partners. Mr. Chamberlain has been based in Sao Paulo, Brazil since 2010 and since arriving in Brazil has been an investor and partner in an Agribusiness-focused finance firm, and later worked on the restructuring of a large Brazilian asset manager.

In late 2013, Mr. Chamberlain established his own firm, Cabrera & Company which was focused on capital raising within the alternative investment industry in Latin America. Mr. Chamberlain began his career with Euromoney Institutional Investor in Hong Kong in 2000, and later joined the hedge fund database company, Eurekahedge at its launch in Singapore in 2002. Mr. Chamberlain served in multiple roles at Eurekahedge and was instrumental in launching its capital raising business, Eureka Capital Partners, and opening their New York office in 2004.

Mr. Chamberlain received a B.Sc. from Oxford Brookes University in the UK. Currently, Mr. Chamberlain holds the Series 7 & 63 registrations with FINRA.


Oliver Tilleard  |  Senior Associate

Oliver Tilleard is a Senior Associate with Brunel Partners. Mr. Tilleard focuses his efforts on supporting the capital raising services provided by Brunel Partners.

Prior to joining Brunel Partners, Mr. Tilleard raised capital as a Senior Broker for a UK based, FCA regulated FX brokerage, City Credit Capital. Mr. Tilleard spent time in London and Sao Paulo in his role for City Credit Capital. Prior to City Credit Capital, Mr. Tilleard worked as an Associate Broker at Lumina International in Sao Paulo where he was the first ranked Associate Broker for each of the two years during which he worked at the firm. Prior to Lumina International, Mr. Tilleard served in several business development roles in the United Kingdom.

Mr. Tilleard holds the Series 7 & 63 registrations with FINRA. Mr. Tilleard currently lives in Sao Paulo, Brazil.


Nick Smale  |  Associate

Nick Smale is an Associate with Brunel Partners. Mr. Smale focuses his efforts on supporting the capital raising services provided by Brunel Partners.

Mr. Smale has been working in international capital raising since 2012 when he joined Matterhorn Investment Management, an emerging market equities hedge fund based in London. Mr. Smale was responsible for all areas of investor relations and capital raising with investors in North America, Europe and Australasia. Mr. Smale moved to Brazil in 2017 to head up investor relations at a Latin America long/short fund before joining Brunel. Prior to Matterhorn, Mr. Smale worked in European M&A Advisory with DC Advisory in London.

Mr. Smale graduated with a BSc in Economics and Geography from University College London. Mr Smale is based between Rio de Janeiro and Sao Paulo, Brazil. Mr. Smale currently holds the Series 63 registrations with FINRA.