Peter Seuffert appointed as Managing Director, Amber Partners (USA) Inc.

05 Jan 2011

Amber Partners, the leading independent Operational Risk Certification firm to the hedge fund industry, today announces that Peter Seuffert has joined Amber Partners as a Managing Director.  Based in Amber’s New York offices, Mr. Seuffert’s role includes leading the delivery of Amber’s Operational Certification and Investor Due Diligence services globally, and business development.

Prior to joining Amber, Mr. Seuffert was the Chief Operating Officer and Chief Compliance Officer at New York based  hedge fund Wesley Capital Management, LLC where he oversaw the trading, operations, legal, compliance, and investor due diligence activities.  Prior to that, Mr. Seuffert worked for Goldman Sachs & Co. for seven years within Global Securities Services as a member of their Consulting Services Team, assisting both start-up and existing hedge fund managers on all aspects of organizational structure, IT infrastructure, and operational processes. In addition, he performed operational risk assessments for their hedge fund clients.  He joined Goldman Sachs & Co. from Tiger Management, LLC, where he spent eight years working in a variety of roles as a  risk manager, equity derivatives trader, and performance analyst.  

Reiko Nahum, CEO and Founder of Amber Partners said “We are delighted to have Pete on board to leverage off of his deep operational expertise and to deliver certification and investor operational due diligence services to the hedge fund industry.”

 

Notes to Editors

About Amber Partners

Amber Partners, with offices in London, New York and Bermuda, is a leading independent operational risk certification firm to the hedge fund industry. Amber conducts comprehensive due diligence, providing certification to funds that meet a benchmark of operational quality. Amber certified funds are industry leaders, have a commitment to operational best practice, and have responded to investor requirements for greater operational transparency.  Our certification methodology and report considers global standards such as the MFA Sound Practices for Hedge Fund Managers and the UK’s HFSB Standards. Its home page is www.amberpartners.com.

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