About hfa

The Hedge Fund Association, HFA, is an International not for profit industry trade and nonpartisan lobbying organization devoted to advancing transparency, development and trust in alternative investments. HFA’s global presence spans 5 continents and over 14 countries.

View or download the HFA brochure here.
Watch this HFA overview video here.

Membership in HFA includes hedge fund firms, global financial institutions with hedge fund offerings including private banks, asset management firms and broker dealers, investors including funds of hedge funds, family offices, public and private pension funds, endowments and foundations, high net worth individuals, allocators, and service providers including prime brokers, administrators, custodians, auditors, lawyers, risk managers, technologists and third party marketers.



Global presence: 5 Continents, 14 Countries

North America

U.S.


Northeast

Sal (Kislay) Shah
Northeast, New York

Greg de Spoelberch Steve Edney
Northeast, Long Island, NY

Ajai Thomas
Northeast, Boston

Robert Sawyer
Southeast, Miami

Thalius Hecksher
Midwest, Chicago

Lisa Tamburini John Maddente
West Coast, Los Angeles

Arthur Brown, CPA
West Coast, San Francisco

Tate Turner

Cayman Islands

Panama

Canada

British Virgin Islands

South America (Latin America)

All Regions

Brazil

Colombia

Peru

Argentina, Uruguay

Chile

Europe

Asia

China


Shanghai

Yiming Di

Korea

Singapore

Australia

Australia

HFA Board of Directors

Mitch Ackles

HFA President

CEO,
Hedge Fund PR

George Schultze

HFA Vice President

Founder & Managing Member, Schultze Asset Management, LP

Sal (Kislay) Shah

HFA Treasurer

Partner,
RSM US LLP

Tony Acquadro

HFA Board of Directors

Managing Director,
Windsor Securities

Joshua Blumenthal

HFA Board of Directors

Partner,
KPMG

Evan H. Katz

HFA Board of Directors

Managing Director,
Crawford Ventures, Inc.

Mark McGoldrick

HFA Board of Directors

Director,
Cowen Prime Services

Marcia Rothschild

HFA Board of Directors

Director, Business Development,
SS&C Technologies, Inc.

April Rudin

HFA Board of Directors

Founder & President,
The Rudin Group

Michael Scanlon

HFA Board of Directors

Partner,
AICE Group / Silver Leaf Partners

John V. Schrier

HFA Board of Directors

Business Development Manager,
Caceis (USA) Inc.

Holly Singer

HFA Board of Directors

President,
HS Marketing, LLC

HFA Committees

Regulatory & Government

Mitch Ackles

CEO

Hedge Fund PR

Simon Riveles

Principal

Riveles Law Group

James W. Van Horn, Jr.

Partner

Hirschler Fleischer

Marketing & Public Relations

Holly Singer

President

HS Marketing, LLC

Mitch Ackles

CEO

Hedge Fund PR

Strategic Development

Gabrielle Guttman

Founder & President

Connext Consulting

John Maddente

Director

Baker Tilly

High Net Worth

April Rudin

Founder & President

The Rudin Group

Hannah Shaw Grove

HSGrove

Avi Sharon

Principal and Head of Marketing

Blackstone Private Wealth

Academic

Keith Novick

Financial Advisor

Zipper Eisner Associates (ZEA Financial)

Michael Oliver Weinberg

Chief Investment Strategist, Senior Managing Director

Protégé Partners

Cybersecurity

Scott Patterson

Founder, Chief Executive Officer

The Knox Corps