Michael E. Griffin
Founder and Chief Executive Officer, HedgeACT

Michael E. Griffin has served in executive roles in the alternative asset management industry for the past 25 years. He has been an advocate of daily transparency and robust investor reporting since 1985. He pioneered the design of the data model and technology which provided the transmission of T+0 reporting and the daily liquidity feature for Fenchurch Capital Management a fixed income arbitrage fund.

The commitment toward daily trade date transparency and liquidity was advanced further in his founding of Spectrum Global Fund Administration (1998-2010). His data model and reporting designs were the foundation of the proprietary technology which distinguished Spectrum from its peers. HedgeACT and its revolutionary technology will elevate his commitment to daily reporting and transparency with the launch of a new paradigm for alternative asset management platforms.

Prior to Spectrum, Mr. Griffin was the Chief Operating Officer of Fenchurch Capital Management (1985-1998), a $750 million hedge fund, and served as a Director of Kleinwort Benson Limited.

In addition, Mr. Griffin also served as Chief Operating Officer for Virginia Trading Corporation (1985-1991), a futures commission merchant and its subsidiary, Virginia Futures Management Corporation, a registered commodity pool operator.

Mr. Griffin began his professional career at Coopers & Lybrand (1980-1985). As a manager at Coopers & Lybrand, he specialized in the Commodities andSecurities practice. He earned a B.S. in Business Administration from the University of Illinois and is a Certified Public Accountant.