Samuel Won

Samuel K. Won is the Founder and Managing Director of Global Risk Management Advisors (“GRMA”), the leading independent risk management advisory and implementation firm that provides institutional-quality risk management services to asset managers and institutional investors. Mr. Won has over 25 years of extensive experience in investment risk management, risk architecture and analysis, asset allocation/risk budgeting, portfolio strategy, and investor relations/marketing for a wide range of asset classes and investment strategies, including hedge funds, private equity, real estate and long-only and real investments. He has advised major hedge funds, private equity funds, other asset managers, institutional investors, and regulatory agencies, such as the SEC, CFTC, the Federal Reserve Bank, the OCC, FHLB and the FCA, on major investment risk management, trading and capital markets issues and policies. In addition, Mr. Won served on the investment and risk committees at several major financial institutions, where he headed up investment risk management. Mr. Won was Co-Chairman of the Managed Funds Association’s Chief Risk Officer Forum/Steering Committee.