HedgeWorld East 2014
For more information on speaking opportunities at PartnerConnect 2014
contact: Mark Cecil
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| Dawn Fitzpatrick
| Steven Friedman
| Bruce Frumerman
Peter Fell, Senior Vice President & Director of Investment Due Diligence, Kenmar Olympia Group
Peter Fell has 18 yearsí experience as an investor in alternatives. At Kenmar Olympia Group he is SVP & Director of Investment Due Diligence, and is a member of the investment committee. From 2000 to 2004, he was Founding Partner and Investment Director at Starview Capital. Mr. Fellís alternatives investing experience began at Merrill Lynch Investment Partners where he was Vice President and senior hedge fund analyst from 1996 to 2000. Prior to that time he held senior positions in fixed income derivatives sales and structuring at Deutsche Bank and Manufacturers Hanover Trust. Mr. Fell graduated with an AB and MBA from Columbia University.
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Dawn Fitzpatrick, Global Head & CIO, UBS O'Connor
Dawn Fitzpatrick is currently Global Head and Chief Investment Officer of OíConnor, an alternative asset management firm based in New York. As CIO, she oversees all aspects of the firmís portfolio management, capital allocation and risk management as well as communicating with firmís investors. Ms. Fitzpatrick also serves as Head of the Tactical Trading Strategy within OíConnorís flagship fund, the OíConnor Global Multi-Strategy Alpha Fund.
Prior to her current role, she served as head of various teams within OíConnorís numerous investment strategies.
OíConnor, which is majority owned by UBS AG, has a 30-year track record of liquid relative value investing within equities, credit, convertibles and derivatives with approximately $5.0 billion in assets under management. The firm has over 150 professionals with offices in New York, Chicago, London, Hong Kong and Singapore.
Ms. Fitzpatrick began her career with OíConnor & Associates in 1992, which was then part of the Swiss Bank Corporation. During her tenure, she has specialized in investing in equities, equity options, index options, convertible arbitrage and merger arbitrage as well as derivatives. Ms. Fitzpatrick holds a B.S. from the University of Pennsylvaniaís Wharton School of Business and is a member of the UBS Global Asset Management Executive Committee.
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Bruce Frumerman, Founder, CEO, Frumerman & Nemeth Inc.
Bruce Frumerman is founder and CEO of Frumerman & Nemeth Inc. (www.frumerman.com), a communications and sales marketing consultancy that helps financial services firms create brand identities for their organizations and develop and implement effective new marketing strategies and programs. The firm was named 2013 U.S. Marketing Firm Of The Year For Hedge Funds by Acquisition International Magazine's International Hedge Fund Awards. Founded in 1987 pre-Crash, Frumerman & Nemeth's work has helped money management clients attract over $7 billion in new assets, yet they are not third-party marketers.
His firm helps financial services clients to develop better buyer-focused positioning strategies and storylines to differentiate them from their competitors; create more cogent and compelling sales presentations and marketing materials to better tell their story throughout the selling cycle; and use media relations marketing and industry conference speaking opportunities to help establish a branded identity for their organization by generating third-party endorsement for the expertise of their people, the value of their services and the quality of their products.
Mr. Frumerman has over thirty years experience in corporate branding, product positioning, public relations, sales marketing, advertising and investor relations. He is a frequent speaker at various conferences for hedge fund managers, institutional and Separately Managed Accounts money managers, investment management consultants, and Third-Party Marketers where he addresses the topic of marketing money management services. Also, he has been published addressing the subject for Reuters HedgeWorld, FINAlternatives, Emerging Manager Monthly, CanadianHedgewatch, Emerging Manager Focus, International Financing Review, Traders Monthly, HedgeConnection, TAAAPs (The Alliance of Alternative Asset Professionals) and Investor Relations Newsletter.
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