SOURCE: Hedge Fund Association

Hedge Fund Association

May 17, 2016 11:31 ET

Hedge Fund Association Announces 2016 Board Election Results

Global Non-Profit Industry Organization Celebrates With New Membership Incentive

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - May 17, 2016) - The Hedge Fund Association ("HFA"), a leading global non-profit trade and non-partisan lobbying organization, is pleased to announce the results of its 2016 Board of Directors election. HFA's bylaws allow a capacity of 15 Directors. All HFA Directors are unpaid volunteers elected by HFA members and serving for 3 year terms. This year's election filled 5 Board positions with the following industry leaders.

  • Evan Katz, Crawford Ventures, Inc.
  • Mark McGoldrick, Cowen Prime Services
  • Marcia Rothschild, SS&C Technologies, Inc.
  • John Schrier, CACEIS (USA) Inc.
  • Holly Singer, HS Marketing, LLC

To view biographies and photos of all of HFA's elected and appointed leaders please click here.

"Serving the global hedge fund community, HFA is proud to foster business and professional development, advocacy for investors, managers and service providers, and initiate industry public relations aimed at addressing common misperceptions and educating the media, government and public," said Mitch Ackles, HFA's President. "As HFA celebrates our 20th anniversary we are delighted to welcome newly elected board members, and very grateful to the 50+ volunteer leaders that work together on behalf of our members around the world."

To celebrate turning 20, all new members or expiring members that that join HFA or renew prior to July 1, 2016, will receive a complimentary extra two months added to their annual association membership. Click here to join or renew now.

About The Hedge Fund Association
The Hedge Fund Association, HFA, is a leading global nonprofit trade and nonpartisan lobbying organization devoted to advancing transparency, development, education and trust in alternative investments. HFA's global presence spans 5 continents. 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, attorneys, risk managers, technology firms, third party marketers and industry consultants. To learn more, visit and @hedgefundassoc. Watch "HFA Turns 20" and "HFA's 2016 Events" videos.

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Contact Information

  • HFA Membership Contact:
    Email contact

    Samantha Nitiutomo
    Membership Services Director

    HFA Media Contact:
    Email contact

    Mitch Ackles
    Hedge Fund PR

    Holly Singer
    HS Marketing