Yvonne is an active member of 100 Women in Hedge Funds and Director of CoOp Cares, a socially responsible and environmental not-for-profit. 100WHF enables its members to “make a difference” efficiently and effectively through a series of philanthropic initiatives globally. The success of their fundraising has come from the dedication and hard work of our members and the support of the hedge fund community. To date they raised over $36 million for charities focused on women’s and family health, education, and mentoring. Their work greatly impacted the lives of approximately 371,000 people through fundraising.
Yvonne has been in financial markets since 1998, where she has worked across the industry from the equity trading environment to institutional sales and capital raising. She developed training programs, educating traders and micro hedge funds in various equity trading strategies, risk management and compliance at Worldco LLC. Yvonne managed and developed successful institutional sales programs at firms such as Ehrenkrantz King Nussbaum and Lipper-HedgeWorld. While at The Davenport Group and Blue Corner, she developed her knowledge of building and marketing emerging hedge fund managers across long/short equity, real estate, asset-backed and mortgage-backed, and Natural Resources/Renewable Energy strategies. She has marketed for a variety of funds on a consulting basis leading internal capital raising efforts.