Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer
2000 to 2002
Global Head of Foreign Exchange Options
1995 to 1996
Mortgage Derivatives Trader
1987 to 1989
Chief Financial Officer & Head of Macro Trading
1996 to 2000
Managing Director, Global Portfolio Group
1989 to 1995
Founder & Chief Executive Officer
Co-founder and CEO of Atriax, an electronic foreign exchange platform. Built $100 million e-commerce venture with 110 employees in London, New York and Tokyo built to electronically execute and process foreign exchange transactions. Co-founder and CEO of Atriax, an electronic foreign exchange platform. Built $100 million e-commerce venture with 110 employees in London, New York and Tokyo built to electronically execute and process foreign exchange transactions.
What company does Dan Morehead work for?
Dan Morehead works for Atriax
What is Dan Morehead's role at Atriax?
Dan Morehead is Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer
What industry does Dan Morehead work in?
Dan Morehead works in the Financial Services industry.
Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer @ Atriax Co-founder and CEO of Atriax, an electronic foreign exchange platform. Built $100 million e-commerce venture with 110 employees in London, New York and Tokyo built to electronically execute and process foreign exchange transactions. From 2000 to 2002 (2 years) Board Member @ BitPesa Nairobi, KenyaChairman @ Bitstamp San FranciscoGlobal Head of Foreign Exchange Options @ Deutsche Bank Rebuilt three-quarters of the 35-person group and developed a strong team culture across the London, New York, Tokyo and Singapore offices, leading the firm from unranked in the Euromoney Survey to first place in two years. From 1995 to 1996 (1 year) Mortgage Derivatives Trader @ Goldman Sachs From 1987 to 1989 (2 years) Chief Financial Officer & Head of Macro Trading @ Tiger Management Tiger Management Corp., also known as “The Tiger Fund,” was a hedge fund that began investing in 1980 and was closed in 2000. Tiger Management started in 1980 with $8 million in capital, and by 1998, its holdings had climbed to $22 billion.As chief financial officer, conceived Tiger’s innovative risk management methodology and managed its implementation and established many of the policies that enabled the large funds to liquidate without a ripple. Leader of the Risk Management, Performance, Finance, Credit and Margin, Cash and Collateral Management, Fund Accounting and Human Resource departments.As head of Macro Trading, identified, analyzed and recommended macro investments for the portfolio and was responsible for macro liquidity position and Wall Street counterparty relationships. Recruited and developed an eight-person team responsible for the execution of Tiger’s fixed income, foreign exchange, emerging market, commodity and Asian equity trades. Accumulated three years of data on breaches of confidentiality which enabled Tiger to allocate sensitive trades with confidence. Executed an explicit Confidentiality Protocol with dealers which further reduced breaches of confidence. From 1996 to 2000 (4 years) Managing Director, Global Portfolio Group @ Bankers Trust Managed a global macro fund and derivatives trading units in North America and Japan that achieved a 28.7% pro forma net annualized return, 1.6 Sharpe ratio over three years. Served as a member of the Financial Portfolio Committee which controlled the bank’s risk position: derivatives risk, asset/liability mix, the size and composition of the loan portfolio, and other franchise risks.As Derivatives Trading Manager, managed equity, interest rate and mortgage derivatives trading businesses in New York and Tokyo From 1989 to 1995 (6 years) Founder & Chief Executive Officer @ Pantera Capital Pantera Capital is an investment firm that, as of March 2014, is focused exclusively on Bitcoin, other digital currencies and companies in the space. Prior to that, Pantera focused on global macro hedge fund investments.In 2003, prior to the firm’s focus on digital currencies in 2014, built SEC-registered hedge fund management firm with 30 employees with offices in San Francisco, London and New York. Raised $1.3 billion, primarily for a discretionary global macro fund and launched four non-macro funds, raising a total of $120 million: a Middle East long-only fund, a global consumer long/short equity fund, a systematic FX-only hedge fund and an Asian long/short equity fund. Conceived and implemented a real-time ranking system to objectively measure each analyst’s contribution to the investment process. Established and managed the Risk Management, Trading, Finance, Compliance, Marketing and HR groups.Generated a ten-year aggregate track record compounding at 9.68% net of fees. Created the Macro Pacifica conference to bring together macro hedge funds managers, economists and academics.Additionally, manager of three Pantera funds with personal capital.
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