Sol Waksman : President, BarclayHedge, Ltd.

Mr. Waksman is the founder and CEO of BarclayHedge, a leading independent, research-based provider of information and data services to the alternative investment industry founded in 1985. With more than 30 years of executive experience in the industry, he is a widely quoted media source, providing expert perspectives on hedge fund and managed futures trends to the financial world. Mr. Waksman has served as a Director of The Foundation for Managed Derivatives Research. He has been a guest lecturer at Cornell University, served on industry panels, and published industry articles. Mr. Waksman holds a BA in Psychology and Economics from City University of New York.