Seth Fischoff, CFA


Seth Fischoff, CFA

At Acro, Mr. Fischoff serves as Chief Investment Officer, responsible for oversight of all financial activities, including investment analysis, accounting, risk management and financial controls.


Prior to co-founding Acro, Mr. Fischoff spent nearly twenty years as a successful alternative asset manager.  In 2004, Mr. Fischoff co-founded Agamas Capital Management, a multi-strategy, relative-value hedge fund manager (“Agamas”), where he served as Agamas’ Chief Investment Officer.  At Agamas, Mr. Fischoff helped grow assets under management to approximately $900 million.


Prior to joining Agamas, Mr. Fischoff served in many roles at Clinton Group, an SEC registered investment advisor.  Before leaving Clinton Group, Mr. Fischoff was Senior Portfolio Manager for Clinton Group’s multi-strategy funds, which funds held, at the time, approximately $3 billion in assets under management.


In 2010, Mr. Fischoff joined Cobble Hill Partners, where he managed various engagements, and was responsible for private investments, financial modeling and investment analysis.


Mr. Fischoff is an expert in the fields of fixed income, currencies, public and private equity and derivatives.  Mr. Fischoff also has extensive experience in identifying value in financial markets and asset allocation and is an expert in risk management, liquidity management and financial operations.  Throughout his career, Mr. Fischoff has designed various analytic systems including securities and derivatives valuation models, consumer credit and real estate default models, portfolio management systems, operational control systems and cash management tools. Mr. Fischoff’s expertise and advice are often sought by leading academics and practitioners.  Mr. Fischoff has been acknowledged for his comments on Nobel Laureate Robert Shiller’s book “Finance and the Good Society.”


Mr. Fischoff graduated from the Wharton School of Business at the University of Pennsylvania with a BS in 1993, received a CFA Charter in January 2003 and is registered in the United Kingdom with the FSA (inactive) as an Investment Manager (CF-27).