Managed Funds Association (MFA) is a global trade association for the hedge and managed futures fund industry. The company is an advocate for industry practices and public policies that foster transparent and fair capital markets. It is also an advocacy, education, and communications organization established to enable hedge fund and managed futures firms in the alternative investment industry to participate in public policy discourse, share practices and learn from peers, and communicate the industry’s contributions to the global economy. The company caters to pension plans, university endowments, charitable organizations, individuals, and institutional investors. Managed Funds Association w...
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Founded in 1991
Managed Funds Association Announces Board Changes
Sep 30 14
Managed Funds Association announced its 2014-2015 Board of Directors. Newly elected directors serving two-year terms on MFA's Board include: Timothy L. Barefield, COO, Pershing Square Capital Management, L.P.; Putnam Coes, III, partner and COO, Paulson & Co. Inc.; Anthony J. DeLuca, chief financial officer, Moore Capital Management, LP; Duncan Ford, partner, chief operating officer, Marshall Wace LLP; Christopher Hedberg, managing director, CarVal Investors; Eric Komitee, general counsel, Viking Global Investors LP; and, Ajay Nagpal, chief operating officer, Millennium Management LLC. The Board elected the following officers to serve with Mr. Torell: David C. Haley as Vice Chair, Mikael A. Johnson as Treasurer, and Bruce S. Darringer as Secretary. MFA also announced its new executive committee, which includes: Mr. Torell; David C. Haley; Bruce S. Darringer; Duncan Ford; William R. Goodell; Michael S. Harris; Keith L. Horn; and, Kimberly Summe. Board officers and members of the executive committee serve one-year terms. MFA also appointed six new directors to serve one-year terms on its Board: Michael S. Greenstein, partner, alternative investments assurance leader, PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP; Leonard Ng, partner, Sidley Austin LLP; Alan Pace, managing director, global head of investor services sales, Citigroup, Citi; Ronald D. Schmitz, chief investment officer, Virginia Retirement System; Alan Thomas, managing director, Morgan Stanley Prime Brokerage; and, Kimberly G. Walker, chief investment officer, Washington University in St. Louis. The Board extended its appreciation to five outgoing elected directors: Todd Builione, co-head of hedge funds, Kohlberg Kravis Roberts; Michael Gismondi, chief operating officer, Discovery Capital Management, LLC; David Harding, chief executive officer, Winton Capital Management Ltd.; Tracy V. Maitland, president and chief investment officer, Advent Capital Management, LLC; and, Michael Mendelson, principal, AQR Capital Management, LLC. The Board also thanked its six outgoing appointed directors: Howard Altman, partner, alternative investments, KMPG LLP; Barry Bausano, president, Deutsche Bank Securities Inc. and co-head, markets prime finance, Deutsche Bank; Eric R. Dinallo, partner, Debevoise & Plimpton LLP; Peter M. Gilbert, chief investment officer, Lehigh University; David Vaughan, partner, Dechert LLP; and, Ash Williams, executive director and chief investment officer, Florida State Board of Administration.
Managed Funds Association Presents at Outlook 2014, Oct-16-2014 through Oct-17-2014
Aug 26 14
Managed Funds Association Presents at Outlook 2014, Oct-16-2014 through Oct-17-2014. Venue: Grand Ballroom, New York, New York, United States. Presentation Date & Speakers: Oct-16-2014, Richard H. Baker, President and Chief Executive Officer.
Managed Funds Association Presents at Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2014 COO/CFO Hedge Fund Symposium, Mar-02-2014 through Mar-04-2014
Feb 27 14
Managed Funds Association Presents at Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2014 COO/CFO Hedge Fund Symposium, Mar-02-2014 through Mar-04-2014. Venue: Montage Deer Valley, Deer Valley, Salt Lake City, Utah, United States. Presentation Date & Speakers: Mar-03-2014, Marc Charon, Executive Vice President, Managing Director, and Chief Operating Officer.