Industry Professionals serving as non-executive directors to Alternative Funds

Richard Ellison

Richard Ellison - Hedge Funds

Richard is resident in Cayman and is a Chartered Accountant with strong risk management and operations experience.   He holds an MBA from Purdue University, Indiana.  Richard began working in financial services at PwC, auditing hedge funds.  This was followed by risk management roles in New York and Singapore with Barclays Capital covering credit management for sovereign debt portfolios, corporate lending and trading line credit management.  In 2007 he opened the Cayman office for Babcock & Brown and served as a director on a number of SPVs in the alternatives space, including aircraft lease financing transaction structures and infrastructure funds.  In 2010, he opened the Singapore office for BBAM where he was responsible for Asia Pacific credit. Recently Richard has worked for Grant Thornton in Canada as part of their corporate finance business.  He left in 2013 to co-found OneTRADEx Ltd, a Cayman based broker dealer, and to concentrate on a limited number of non-executive directorships.  Richard is a CPA, CA, CFA and CAIA Charterholder.


Accounting, Operations, Risk Management


Cayman Islands