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LEADERSHIP

GEORGE A. WEISS

Chief Executive Officer

Founded George Weiss Associates, Inc. in 1978. Prior to establishing the company, George specialized in utility stocks and investing on behalf of institutional clients at Bache Halsey Stuart, Inc., in Hartford and briefly at Faulkner, Dawkins and Sullivan, Inc. He is a graduate of The Wharton School of Finance at the University of Pennsylvania where he is a Trustee Emeritus. Mr. Weiss is the founder of Say Yes to Education, Inc., (a charity dedicated to the educational advancement of inner-city students), a trustee of the Orphan Disease Pathway Project Foundation, and a Director of Somerset Re Ltd.

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JORDI VISSER

President, Chief Investment Officer

Jordi Visser is the President and Chief Investment Officer of Weiss Multi-Strategy Advisers LLC, a market neutral pioneer of the asset management industry. Jordi has over 30 years of experience in the investment and finance industry. At Weiss, Jordi oversees the portfolio managers and is responsible for the overall risk aggregation. Additionally, he is the architect and a portfolio manager for the Weiss Alternative Multi-Strategy Fund (Ticker: WEISX), a strategy that reflects the firm's market neutral approach and the desire to make its expertise in alternatives universally accessible. Jordi is the host of the video series, "Real-Time with Jordi Visser" and a lead contributor to the firm's podcast, "In Search of Green Marbles."  Prior to joining Weiss, Jordi was the founding Managing Partner of Anchor Point Asset Management, a global macro hedge fund, and a former Managing Director at Morgan Stanley where he held various senior management roles. Jordi has been featured as a guest speaker on various popular podcasts and media outlets. Jordi is a magna cum laude graduate of Manhattan College and a Board Member of the School of Business at Manhattan College.

SENIOR MANAGEMENT

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MICHAEL EDWARDS

Deputy Chief Investment Officer

Joined the firm in 2019. Previously, Mike was the Head of US Business for Arrowgrass Capital Partners, as well as a member of the Executive Committee and Global Head of Event-driven Strategies. Prior to that, Mike was in the special situations group at D. E. Shaw & Co. and an M&A banker in Credit Suisse's technology group. He is a graduate of Princeton University's Woodrow Wilson School, summa cum laude.

MICHAEL EDWARDS

Chief Administrative Officer

PIERCE ARCHER

Chief Operating Officer

STEVEN BREEN

Chief Technology Officer

SCOTT CROWELL

Interim, Chief Financial Officer

JEFFREY DILLABOUGH

General Counsel

ROBERT GENDREAU

Director of Tax

DAVID HOPKINS

Chief Risk Officer

MICHELE LANZONI

Controller

EDWARD OLANOW

Director of Investment Solutions

ALEXANDER PARNELL

Human Resource Manager

JENA ROCHE

Director of Investor Relations & Marketing

VICTORIA STEARNS

Chief Compliance Officer

EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE

GEORGE A. WEISS

Chief Executive Officer

Founded George Weiss Associates, Inc. in 1978. Prior to establishing the company, George specialized in utility stocks and investing on behalf of institutional clients at Bache Halsey Stuart, Inc., in Hartford and briefly at Faulkner, Dawkins and Sullivan, Inc. He is a graduate of the Wharton School of Finance at the University of Pennsylvania where he is a Trustee Emeritus. Mr. Weiss is the founder of Say Yes to Education, Inc., (a charity dedicated to the educational advancement of inner-city students), a trustee of the Orphan Disease Pathway Project Foundation, and a Director of Somerset Re Ltd.

GEORGE A. WEISS

Chief Executive Officer

JORDI VISSER

President, Chief Investment Officer

MICHAEL EDWARDS

Deputy Chief Investment Officer

DAVID BETTEN

Senior Vice President, Portfolio Manager

RON LIOR

Senior Vice President, Portfolio Manager

LUNDY WRIGHT

Senior Vice President, Portfolio Manager