Investment Team

Matthew Moniot, Chief Investment Officer. Matthew spent his career prior to Elanus as a credit and equity analyst, portfolio manager and trader covering the global financials sector. Most recently, he managed an international financials portfolio at Millennium Management and before that he managed proprietary global financials equity, credit, and structured credit investments at Lehman Brothers Inc.   Prior to Lehman, Matthew worked as an analyst and portfolio manager at Omega Advisors.  Matthew holds a BA from Johns Hopkins University and an MA from The University of Texas at Austin.

Jeff McConaghy, CFA, Portfolio Management.  Jeff was most recently at Goldman Sachs' Fixed Income, Currencies & Commodities division focused on specialty finance and distressed asset investments. Prior to that he worked as an analyst and trader at Continuum Fund, a quantitative credit hedge fund launched by Integrated Finance Ltd. Jeff holds a B.A.S. in Applied Mathematics and English Literature from Stanford University and is a CFA® Charterholder. 

Alex Zivic, CFA, Head of Research.  Alex began analyzing global financial equity and credit securities in 1997 when he joined CI Investments in Toronto. In 2007, Alex moved to New York to join Diamondback Capital and later Sterling Ridge Capital. Alex started his career as a banker with ABN Amro Hoare Govett after completing his LLB at Dalhousie University.  Alex also holds a BS from McGill University, a MS from the London School of Economics, and is a CFA® Charterholder.