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Joe Wade   |  Riva Waller   |  Jake Walthour   |  Tom Williams

Joe Wade, CIO, Meritage Capital

Mr. Wade is the Chief Investment Officer of the Investment Manager and Chairman of the Investment Committee. He became CIO on January 1, 2013 in connection with the merger of Centennial into the Investment Manager. Previously, Mr. Wade served as CIO of Centennial from July 2003 to December 2012.

Prior to Meritage, Mr.Wade founded Centennial Partners, LLC, served as the firmís Chief CIO, and was a member of Centennialís Board of Managers. In this role he chaired the Investment Committee, which oversaw fund level asset allocation, manager due diligence, portfolio construction, and risk management of Centennialís funds. Currently, he serves on the Board of Spring Creek Ranch and the Madonna Learning Center in Memphis, TN. He received his Bachelor of Science with a major in Commerce & Business Administration from the University of Alabama.

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Riva Waller, Chief Operating Officer, ISAM

Riva Waller is the Chief Operating Officer at ISAM which is a London, New York and Cayman based CTA with over $600M under management led by Stanley Find and Larry Hite. Ms Waller has responsibility for the global operations team as well as is a Director for the ISAM fundís and Cayman management companies. Ms. Waller joined ISAM in April 2010 following a 16+ year career at Man Group focusing on developing its managed account capabilities. As such, she led a team of legal and operational professionals, with members in New York, London, and Switzerland, primarily focused on the structuring and implementation of Man Investmentsí managed account platform, which grew to more than 100 managed accounts across a wide range of styles

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Jake Walthour, Vice Chariman, Ramius

Bio to come..

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Tom Williams, CIO, Pinegrove Asset Management

Thomas N. Williams, CFA*: Tom Williams is a Managing Member, the Chief Investment Officer and the Head of Investments, at Pine Grove. Mr. Williams joined Pine Grove in 2000 as part of the research team. In 2003, Mr. Williams became Director of Research, and was promoted to Portfolio Manager in 2006. Before Pine Grove, Mr. Williams practiced law in California for three years, specializing in intellectual property and venture capital transactions. Mr. Williams holds a Bachelor of Arts in Economics from Trinity College and a JD from the University of Southern California School of Law. He holds the Chartered Financial Analyst designation, and is a member of the CFA Institute and the New York Society of Security Analysts.

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