K2 Advisors Overview

  • Type
  • Fund of Funds
  • Founded
  • 1994
  • Professionals
  • 5
  • AUM
  • 0000

K2 Advisors General Information


K2 Advisors (K2) is a fund of funds based at Stamford, Connecticut. Established in 1994, K2 focuses solely on the business of hedge fund investing. K2's investment philosophy is based on measuring, monitoring, and managing risk while seeking to generate returns independent of economic conditions. K2 became part of Franklin Templeton Investments through the acquisition of a majority interest in K2 Advisors Holdings. The assets of the firm are managed by the executive management team.

Contact Information

Year Founded
Open To Secondaries
Open To First Time Founds
Institution Type
Fund of Funds
Primary Contact
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Senior Managing Director, Alternative Solutions Portfolio Management
+0 (000) 000-0000
Primary Office
  • 300 Atlantic Street
  • 12th Floor
  • Stamford, CT 06901
  • United States
+1 (203) 000-0000
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K2 Advisors Commitment Analytics

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Commitments by Fund Type
Commitments by Fund Type
Commitments by Region
Commitments by Region

K2 Advisors Investment Allocations

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  • Target PE:
    Current PE:
    42.00 %  Actual
  • Target Real Estate:
    Real Estate:
    42.00 %  Actual
  • Target Equities:
    Current Equities:
  • Target Fixed Income:
    Fixed Income:
  • Target Cash:
    Current Cash:
Investment allocations

K2 Advisors Team (17)

Name Title Office
Andrew Kandiew Senior Managing Director & Head of Operational Due Diligence Stamford, CT
Wilson Santos Senior Managing Director, Alternative Solutions Portfolio Management Stamford, CT
Daniel Elsberry Senior Managing Director Stamford, CT
William Douglass III Co-Founder Stamford, CT
Jean-Francois Crousillat Managing Director Stamford, CT
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