New York-based Trigon Investment Advisors has named Keith Byers as a managing director. In his new role, Byers will be responsible for the strategic planning and implementation of all sales and marketing efforts for Trigon.
Byers joins Trigon after spending the past 15 years at Chesapeake Capital Corporation where he was responsible for marketing and business development.
Trigon is a commodity trading adviser and manages approximately $500 million in client assets. The firm was founded in 2002 by Paul Mastroddi and Ante Basic.
Trigon’s Discretionary Macro Program, its largest, utilizes the fundamental and technical backgrounds of its portfolio managers to formulate top-down investment themes. Trigon’s FX Program has the longest track record and employs a systematic model to trade currencies on a short- to intermediate-term horizon. Finally, Trigon’s multi-strategy Global Macro Program utilizes both discretionary and systematic methodologies.