Christina Bartnikowski


  • HFA New York Regional Director


  • Director- Sales & Capital Introduction, Clear Street, LLC

Christina Bartnikowski has over 20 years of experience in the alternative investment industry, having a career that spans both hedge funds and private equity focusing on investor relations, marketing strategy, and operational leadership.

Currently, Ms. Bartnikowski is a Director of Sales and Capital Introduction at Clear Street. Her responsibilities include prime brokerage business development as well as leading capital introductions. Prior to Clear Street, she was the Head of US Allocators at Apex Fund Services. Previous to Apex, she headed global marketing for Kase Learning, a hedge fund education platform. Prior to Kase Learning, Ms. Bartnikowski was the Director, Head of Corporate Development for FocusPoint Private Capital, a private equity placement agent. Prior to FocusPoint, Ms. Bartnikowski was the Chief Operating Officer and Chief Compliance Officer at Y/CAP, a long/short opportunistic hedge fund. From 2003 to 2010, she was the Chief Operating Officer at Quilcap Management, LLC, a short-biased hedge fund. Ms. Bartnikowski started her career at Banc of America Securities Prime Brokerage in 1999 where she was involved with both technology and international client services.

Ms. Bartnikowski graduated with a B.S. in Business Administration with a concentration in Finance from the University of Delaware and holds a Masters in International Business from the Grenoble Graduate School of Business in Grenoble, France.