Greg Parsons

Greg Parsons

Chief Executive Officer

In addition to leading the business of Semper Capital, Greg serves as Chairman of the Investment and Risk Management Committees and is also a member of the Compliance Committee. Prior to joining the firm in 2008, Greg served as an Associate Principal at McKinsey & Company in the Financial Services Group. Greg began his career over 22 years ago and served as a Captain and Infantry Officer in the United States Marine Corps. Greg earned an AB from Princeton University.

Tom Mandel

Thomas Mandel, CFA

Co-Founder & Chief Investment Officer

Tom co-founded the firm in 1992 and is the Chief Investment Officer with primary responsibility over the administration and implementation of investment management activities.  Tom also serves on the Investment, Risk Management and Compliance Committees. Prior to co-founding the firm, Tom served as a Principal and Fixed Income Portfolio Manager at 1838 Investment Advisors. He previously served as a Senior Vice President and Portfolio Manager at Century Institutional Advisors. Tom began his career as a Portfolio Manager and Credit Manager at Chase Investors Management Corp. Tom earned an MBA and a BS from the University of Pennsylvania Wharton School.

Stephen Ellwood

Stephen Ellwood

Chief Operating Officer & Chief Legal Officer

Stephen is the firm’s Chief Operating Officer and Chief Legal Officer with responsibility over the firm’s operations, legal and compliance activities. Stephen serves on the Compliance, Investment and Risk Management Committees. Stephen has over 21 years of legal, compliance and operational experience. Prior to joining the firm, Stephen was the General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer at Structured Portfolio Management, LLC (“SPM”). Before SPM, Stephen held CCO and/or General Counsel positions at Arrowgrass Capital Partners, Quattro Global Capital, Greywolf Capital, and Forest Investment Management. Stephen began his career as a member of the compliance teams at MacKay Shields, Goldman Sachs and Societe General Asset Management. He received his BA from Loyola University Maryland and earned his JD from St. John’s University School of Law.

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