Aaron Reelected MFA Chair

Nov 15 2006 | 11:39am ET

DPM Mellon CEO Robert Aaron has been elected to serve a second term as chairman of hedge funds’ principal lobby group in Washington, the Managed Funds Association.

He’ll be joined on the board of directors by four new faces, each elected to a two-year term: Jolyne Caruso of Lehman Brothers absolute return strategies, Robert Caruso of Highbridge Capital Management, George Hall of the Clinton Group and Tracy-Wills Zapata of Campbell & Co.
 
“MFA’s mission is to preserve an environment that fosters ingenuity and opportunity for managers and their investors,” Aaron said. “Our new board of directors represents a cross-section of some of the best talent in the industry, and is dedicated to forming policy that will allow the industry to thrive.”

Four other directors were reelected: Philip Duff of FrontPoint Partners, Patrick Egan of Morgan Stanley Managed Futures, Kevin Shannon of Moore Capital Management and John Torell of Tudor Investment Corp.


In Depth

GSAM's Papagiannis: Liquid Alternatives For The Long Run

Apr 21 2017 | 8:44pm ET

Interest in liquid alternatives cooled a bit last year amid a broad shift in investor...

Lifestyle

Aston Martin Returns To Debt Market As DB11 Drives Turnaround

Mar 31 2017 | 5:21pm ET

James Bond’s preferred carmaker is returning to the public debt markets for the...

Guest Contributor

Debunking Conventional Investment Wisdom (Part II)

Apr 17 2017 | 5:56pm ET

The alternative investment industry is currently replete with buzzwords around data...

 

From the current issue of