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 HFA Bylaws.

Membership in HFA includes hedge fund, private equity, venture capital, real estate and wealth management firms, family offices, private banks, broker-dealers, funds of funds, 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.

Hedge Fund Association members benefit in a variety of ways. Among the advantages of being an HFA member:

  • Member pricing for events featuring valuable content plus business development for investors, managers and service providers.
  • Global access to industry leaders – HFA chapters across 5 continents including North America, South America, Europe, Asia and Australia.
  • Discounts to a variety of hedge fund conferences around the world.
  • Opportunities to contribute thought leadership and participate in voicing industry issues.
  • A 10% discount on any event sponsorships for your firm.

Global Presence: Regional Chapters

South America (Latin America)

Asia

Hong Kong

Australia

HFA Board of Directors & Officers

Mitch Ackles

HFA President

CEO, Hedge Fund PR

Tony Acquadro

HFA Vice President

Managing Director, BroadRiver Asset Management

Deloris Dunk-Vickers, CPA

HFA Treasurer

Director, Katz, Sapper & Miller

Rajpal Arulpragasam

HFA Board of Directors

Chief Operating Officer, Pavise Capital Management LLC

Jill Calton

HFA Board of Directors

EVP-Director Alternative Investments, UMB Fund Services

Camille Clemons

HFA Board of Directors

Director, Cohen & Company

Suzanne J. Currie

HFA Board of Directors

Senior Vice President, Celadon Financial Group, LLC

Lauri K. Goodwyn

HFA Board of Directors

Counsel, Seward & Kissel LLP

Jennifer Keeney

HFA Board of Directors

Director of Operational Due Diligence, BNY Mellon Wealth Management

James L. Koutoulas, Esq.

HFA Board of Directors

Founder, Typhon Capital Management

Amy S. Lawrence

HFA Board of Directors

Vice President & Private Client Advisor, Bank of America Private Bank

Gary Markham

HFA Board of Directors

Chief Executive, aXpire Fund Solutions

Alexander Reyes

HFA Board of Directors

Partner, Citrin Cooperman

Emily Slocum

HFA Board of Directors

Global Head of Client Services, GQR Global Markets

Josh Stone

HFA Board of Directors

Founder and Principal, FundsLawyer PLLC

Nick Tootle

HFA Board of Directors

Principal, Kaufman Rossin

HFA Committees

Leadership Committee

Suzanne J. Currie

HFA Board of Directors

Senior Vice President, Celadon Financial Group, LLC

Jennifer Keeney

HFA Board of Directors

Director of Operational Due Diligence, BNY Mellon Wealth Management

Emily Slocum

HFA Board of Directors

Global Head of Client Services, GQR Global Markets

Marketing & Public Relations

Mitch Ackles

HFA President

CEO, Hedge Fund PR

Camille Clemons

HFA Board of Directors

Director, Cohen & Company

Regulatory & Government

Mitch Ackles

HFA President

CEO, Hedge Fund PR

Lauri K. Goodwyn

HFA Board of Directors

Counsel, Seward & Kissel LLP

James L. Koutoulas, Esq.

HFA Board of Directors

Founder, Typhon Capital Management

Josh Stone

HFA Board of Directors

Founder and Principal, FundsLawyer PLLC

Michael G. Tannenbaum

Founding Partner

Tannenbaum Helpern

Simon Riveles

Principal

Riveles Law Group

Strategic Investor Committee

Jamil French

Financial/Legal Advisor

Bequia Securities