Senior Investment Professionals:
Troy Gayeski – Senior Portfolio Manager
Troy Gayeski is a Partner and Senior Portfolio Manager at SkyBridge. As Senior Portfolio Manager, Mr. Gayeski has oversight of the firm’s discretionary portfolios (SkyBridge Multi-Advisor Hedge Fund Portfolios – Series G, SkyBridge G II and Legion Strategies) and institutional separate accounts. A regular speaker and commentator, Mr. Gayeski appears as a frequent guest on various broadcast networks including Bloomberg News and Fox Business Network.
Mr. Gayeski’s responsibilities include Portfolio Management, Manager Sourcing, Research, and Due Diligence across a wide variety of strategies. He oversees the Event Driven and Relative Value Arbitrage Strategies. Prior to this, he performed similar duties in the Hedge Fund Management Group at Citigroup Alternative Investments (CAI), Bank of America and Yankee Advisers. Mr. Gayeski received a B.S. in Chemical Engineering from MIT and is a CFA charterholder.
Robert Duggan – Senior Portfolio Manager
Robert Duggan is a Partner and Senior Portfolio Manager covering Directional Equity and Directional Macro Strategies at SkyBridge, where he is responsible for portfolio management, manager sourcing, and due diligence. Prior to this, Mr. Duggan performed the same function in the Hedge Fund Management Group at Citigroup Alternative Investments (CAI), the Fund’s previous investment adviser through June 2010. Before joining CAI, he was a senior analyst at International Asset Management (IAM), where he was responsible for sourcing and monitoring the firm’s US based hedge fund investments across a broad range of investment strategies. Prior to IAM, Mr. Duggan held research analyst roles at Northern Trust Global Advisors and Alpha Investment Management.
Mr. Duggan received a B.A. in economics from Fordham University and is a CFA charterholder.
Senior Due Diligence and Risk Professionals:
Kenneth McDonald – Head of Operational Due Diligence
Mr. McDonald is a Partner and Head of HF Business & Operational Due Diligence at SkyBridge Capital. He joined SkyBridge in July 2010 when SkyBridge acquired the FoFs business of Citi Alternative Investments LLC. At Citi Alternatives, Mr. McDonald was a Managing Director and Head of HF Business & Operational Due Diligence, a post he held for eight years. Prior to transferring to Citi Alternatives in 2002, he was employed by Citi Global Markets Inc., where he managed the Hedge Fund Counterparty Risk Management Group and the firm’s (i.e. Citi & predecessor firm Salomon Smith Barney) global counterparty exposures to hedge funds trading with the broker dealer’s equities, fixed income, currencies, commodities and related derivatives desks located in New York, London, Hong Kong and Tokyo. Mr. McDonald joined the Hedge Fund Counterparty Risk Management Group in 1994. He holds an M.B.A. from Boston University and B.S. from Villanova University.
Tatiana Segal – Head of Risk Management
Tatiana Segal is a Partner and the Head of Risk Management. Prior to joining SkyBridge, she was a Managing Director and Chief Risk Officer at Cerberus Capital Management, LLC. Before joining Cerberus, she held a Chief Risk Officer position with Diamond Lake Investment Group and previously worked at Citigroup Alternative Investments, where she was responsible for an independent risk oversight of a multi-billion hedge fund and fund of funds portfolio. Tatiana has over 18 years of experience with both buy-side and sell-side firms. She commenced her career at BlackRock Financial management after graduating from Columbia University with a B.A. in Economics.