About Us  |   Contact Us  |   Register  | Login  |   

Follow HedgeWorld on Twitter HedgeWorld on LinkedIn

Latest News:


HedgeWorld East 2014
Speaker Bios
Networking Opportunities
Complimentary Allocator Pass
See Who's Coming
LIVE Stream



  HedgeWorld East 2014


For more information on speaking opportunities at PartnerConnect 2014 contact:
Mark Cecil | Tel: +1-617-856-1871 | Email: mark.cecil@thomsonreuters.com

The Speakers

 A    B    C    D    E    F    G    H    I    J    K    L    M    N    O    P    Q    R    S    T    U    V    W    X    Y    Z   --  ALL  

Chris Acito   |  David Allon   |  Monel Amin

Chris Acito, CIO, Gapstow Capital Partners

Chris has responsibility for managing the overall business, as well as investing each of the Gapstow funds. Prior to founding Gapstow in early 2009, Chris was the Global Chief Operating Officer for Investcorp's Hedge Fund Group, which, at its peak, allocated nearly $8.5 billion in client and proprietary capital. Prior to Investcorp, Chris enjoyed a ten-year career as a management consultant, beginning with Booz-Allen & Hamilton's Banking & Capital Markets practice. In 1998 he joined John Casey, Kevin Quirk, and others to build a business strategy consulting firm which focused exclusively on the global investment management industry. The team was originally part of Barra, where Mr. Acito was a Managing Director, but later became independent as Casey, Quirk & Acito. Chris began his career as an economist. He served on the President's Council of Economic Advisers in both the Bush and Clinton administrations, where his areas of expertise were financial markets and macroeconomic policy. He was also the Managing Director of the Center for Population Economics, a Chicago-based group dedicated to researching issues in health economics under the direction of Noble Prize winner Robert W. Fogel. Chris holds a B.A. in Economics from Duke University and an M.A. from the University of Chicago, and is currently the Chair of the Board of Trustees for the Peddie School in Hightstown, New Jersey.

Back to top

David Allon, Director of Market Development, Braddock Financial


Back to top


Monel Amin, Founder & Managing Principal, arthance

Monel Amin is founder of arthance, an advisory firm with risk management strategies and solutions for alternative asset managers and institutional and private investors . Prior to that she was Head of Liquid Investments Risk at Citi. Monelís experiences include managing risk for multi-billion dollar institutional hedge fund platform and fund of fund investments, corporate pension plans, liquid alternatives, bank-owned life insurance policies and structured investment vehicles.

Monel has extensive background in new product launch, seed investments, restructuring, and risk mitigation activities as well as comprehensive multi-asset risk infrastructure development and regulatory reporting. Monel has also held diverse roles as Market Risk Manager for Traded Credit, Risk Officer for the Project/Infrastructure Finance and Wealth Management businesses in New York and Hong Kong.

Monel is based in New York and holds an MBA from Tepper School of Business at the Carnegie Mellon University and a BE in Electrical Engineering from Birla Vishvakarma Mahavidyalaya, India, and currently serves on the steering committee of PRMIAís New York chapter.

Back to top

Lipper    Privacy   User Policy  Legal Disclosure Copyright/DMCA  Site Map    FAQ    Glossary  Thomson Reuters for Hedge Funds
All rights reserved. Users may download and print extracts of content from this website for their own personal and non-commercial use only. Republication or redistribution of HedgeWorld content, including by framing or similar means, is expressly prohibited without the prior written consent of Thomson Reuters. HedgeWorld is a registered trademark of Thomson Reuters.