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Global Macro Fund


Portfolio Manager

Akos Beleznay, Ph.D.

Chief Investment Officer

Dr. Beleznay serves as Chief Investment Officer for Easterly Funds and is a member of the Easterly Funds Investment Committee and responsible for manager research and asset allocation amongst the Easterly Funds suite of managers and funds.

Dr. Beleznay has been successfully allocating capital to hedge funds for over 15 years. Prior to joining Easterly Funds, formally known as James Alpha Advisors, he was the Chief Investment Officer at Riverside, the asset management arm of HFR (Hedge Fund Research, Inc.) managing over $1 billion of fund of hedge fund products. Before Riverside, Dr. Beleznay served as the Chief Investment Officer at Commerce Asset Management and CSG Asset Management with responsibility for managing funds of hedge funds and a hedge fund index replication product. He also served as the Director of Consulting Research for Equitas Capital Advisors, LLC from 2002 to 2010 and the Chief Investment Officer of Equitas Evergreen Fund LP, a fund of hedge funds with $300 million in assets, from 2003 to 2010.

Mr. Beleznay has a PhD degree in Physics from Eotvos Lorand University, Hungary and an MBA from Tulane University.

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