Eric L. Thunem
Eric joined Portfolio Advisors in 2008 and is Co-Head of the Marketing and Client Services team. Previously, he was a Managing Director of Groton Partners, a merchant banking firm, where he was responsible for the origination, structuring and distribution of third-party alternative investment vehicles. Before Groton, Eric was a Principal and senior banker for Benedetto, Gartland & Company, where he spent nine years in fund-raising and marketing of private equity funds to North American and European institutional investors. Prior to that, Eric worked in the private placements group at Chase Securities (now J.P. Morgan), and as a financial analyst and engineering technician in the oil and gas industry.
M.B.A. from Columbia University