Bridge Alternatives, a financial services firm specializing in investment advisory and derivatives brokerage, announced today that Chris Gorman has joined the firm as a Partner. Chris will bring his expertise in the commodity and macro space to the Bridge Alternatives platform as they look to enhance their offering.
“I am very excited for this opportunity to join the veteran team at Bridge Alternatives”, said Chris. “The team’s depth of experience in the hedge fund sector and managed futures space provides a great platform and I look forward to helping continuing to accelerate our business. The track record of continued growth and team atmosphere at Bridge are fundamental principles shared by everyone in the firm.”
Prior to Bridge, Chris was with Saugatuck Energy as a Director, heading up business development initiatives from 2016 to 2018. Chris worked for Clocktower Group (Drobny Capital) prior to Saugatuck. Clocktower is a hedge fund advisor to large pools of capital in the macro and commodity sectors. Chris was a portfolio manager at SAC Capital, Integrys Energy, and PG&E Energy, trading US electricity asset portfolios for 11 years. Chris started his career at Sempra Energy in Greenwich in 1994. He received a BS in Finance from University of Richmond in 1994 and hold his Series 3 certification.
Ryan Duncan, Managing Partner of Bridge Alternatives, commented: “We are thrilled to add Chris to the Bridge Alternatives team. His depth and expertise in commodities and macro combined with a solid network of institutional investor relationships will be essential as we look to expand our offering.”
About Bridge Alternatives
Bridge Alternatives is a financial services firm focused on derivatives clearing / execution, advisory and capital introduction services. Our team is comprised of experienced leaders who advise on all aspects of the fundraising process including market assessment, competitive positioning, investment structures, counterparty selection and ongoing market intelligence. In addition, Bridge Alternatives leverages its depth of knowledge in the brokerage space to deliver it’s clients a level of service that goes above and beyond what is currently being offered by traditional clearing and execution firms. Bridge Alternatives is based in Chicago.
Bridge Alternatives is registered as an Introducing Broker with the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (“CFTC”) and member of the National Futures Association (“NFA”).
Ryan Duncan, Managing Partner
Bridge Alternative Investments Inc.
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