Eric R. Golberg | Willow River Advisors, LLC

Eric has over 28 years of experience at the intersection of global capital markets, alternative investments, and Asia-Pacific Japan. He was most recently Director and Portfolio Manager of the Hedge Fund Team at Nippon Life, leading the manager sourcing, due diligence, selection, portfolio construction, and rebuilding the investment and risk management process. He was a founding member of Minerva Alternative Strategies Inc. (a wholly-owned subsidiary of Mitsubishi Corporation). Prior to joining Mitsubishi, Eric worked at Chemical/Chase/JP Morgan, where he initially spent two years in the Tokyo FIG, then eight years in New York City covering hedge funds, CTA’s, fund of funds, and private equity firms.

Eric holds a BA in English from Luther College, was a Mombusho English Fellow in Japan, and earned an MA from the Columbia University School of International and Public Affairs, specializing in the political economy of Japan and East Asia.

Ulf Nofelt | CEO, UN Consulting

Ulf has spent more than 30 years in the financial service industry. He started his career focused on the areas of international banking and credit analysis. Ulf’s experience with hedge funds began in 1998 when he joined Paribas and assisted in the creation of a new fund of funds, structured for North America. UN Consulting works with mostly European institutional investors and large family offices on investing with North American companies. Ulf has spoken at several industry conferences on asset allocation and alternative investments. Ulf has registered with two investment management companies with the SEC and has been the Chief Compliance Officer for a fund of funds.

Besides consulting Ulf also works part-time with managers, on business development and establishing strategies for growing assets from the U.S., Canada, and Europe.

He holds a BA from California State University and an MBA from the American Graduate School of International Management (Thunderbird) he also attended schools and universities in Sweden, Canada, and Germany and has lived in seven countries. Ulf is also a graduate of the AIMSE Investment Institute at Wharton.

David Rondeau |Managing Director, Force Family Office

David is an Advanced Alpha Advisers Advisory Board member and a Managing Director at the Force Family Office in New York City. Prior to joining the Force Family Office, David was also a Managing Director at AI Capital Advisors in Greenwich and New York and worked within the founding family office to develop an overall financial strategy, manage their investments, and execute their wealth management plans.

David’s focus is on identifying non-correlative assets across the globe and helping to define and translate their values into a comprehensive, sophisticated investment program.

Prior to joining AI Capital, David served as Executive Vice President of Privos Capital. In this worldwide multifamily office group, he developed and grew the firm’s US. high-net-worth businesses and developed sophisticated investment strategies for their families.

David is a Berkshire School graduate and a member of the Board of Trustees and Lake Forest College with a dual major in European History and Political Science.