New York, June 10, 2019 – Thalēs, a technology-driven derivatives brokerage and capital raising firm, is pleased to announce the appointments of Peter D’Angelo, Michael Geismar, and Andrew W. Lo as new members of its Advisory Board.
Comprised of industry leaders, the Advisory Board brings together a prominent group of professionals including Institutional Investor, Hedge Fund, Academic, Legal, and Technology experts. As advocates of Thalēs, the Advisory Board supports the firm and its management team through strategic analysis and advice.
“Many of these distinguished professionals have been a source of informal advice to us over the years. As members of the Advisory Board, their guidance will be invaluable to the continued success of the firm”, said Stephan Solomon, Chairman of Thalēs.
The Advisory Board includes the following distinguished members:
Gary A. DeWaal
Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
Quantitative Investment Management LLC
Managing Partner & CIO
Alphadyne Asset Management LLC
Andrew W. Lo, Ph.D.
Charles E. and Susan T. Harris Professor
MIT Sloan School of Management
Founder & CEO
William C. Reed II
President & CEO
Castleton Commodities International
Chairman, CEO & CCO
Eagle Trading Systems Inc
The Advisory Board plays an important role in setting the strategic direction for our company and our ability to deliver value to customers,” commented Marc Cohen, CEO of Thalēs. He added, “We are honored to have Peter, Michael, and Andrew join our Advisory Board, whose expertise and insights will feed our strategic agenda and help us shape the future of Thalēs.”
Thalēs is a technology-driven derivatives brokerage and capital raising firm servicing institutional market participants. Our team is comprised of experienced practitioners joining from senior roles in prime brokerage, investment management, capital raising, technology, and operations, who are committed to helping our clients succeed. We deploy innovative technologies which, combined with our service platform and expertise, help our clients enhance their trading infrastructures and grow their assets under management. We believe that priority service, access to expert advice, operational mentorship, and automated workflow solutions are critical to the success of our brokerage clients. We help hedge funds shape their stories, refine their strategic plans, and develop the processes required to efficiently raise capital. Founded in 2012, Thalēs is headquartered in New York and has offices in Chicago.
Thalēs Capital Partners LLC (“TCP”) and Thalēs Trading Solutions LLC (“TTS”) are wholly owned subsidiaries of Thalēs Associates LLC (“Thalēs”). TCP is registered as a Broker-Dealer with the Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”) and a member of Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (“FINRA”) and Securities Investor Protection Corporation (“SIPC”). In addition, TCP and TTS are registered as Introducing Brokers with the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (“CFTC”) and members of the National Futures Association (“NFA”).
Marc Cohen | CEO
Thalēs Trading Solutions LLC