Steven Skalicky is the Managing Partner of Fenbrook Consulting, a firm focused on re-engineering and streamlining how its clients work. The firm offers solutions in operations, accounting, and technology for the needs of hedge funds and internet startup clients.
Before founding the firm, Mr. Skalicky was the Chief Operating Officer / Chief Financial Officer and Chief Compliance Officer at a volatility-focused relative value hedge fund that had peak assets under management of over $800 million with 25 employees in New York and Hong Kong. He was responsible for the day-to-day business functions of the funds and the management company. These responsibilities included control and oversight of accounting, operations, and compliance activities. Mr. Skalicky joined the hedge fund in September of 2007 and remained at the hedge fund through its transformation into a family office in 2014.
Prior to joining the hedge fund, Mr. Skalicky spent the previous four years at AIG's Global Investment Group in US Equities. Mr. Skalicky was a Portfolio Manager at AIG, responsible for both investment management and overseeing the operations for several Quantitative Model Strategies, including an Equity Income portfolio, a Long / Short REIT portfolio, and a European Research Enhanced portfolio. In addition to actively managing these products, he was involved in taking conceptual investment ideas from senior management and devising practical implementation from the blackboard to completion. Many of these ongoing quantitative strategies are still utilized by the firm. While at AIG, Mr. Skalicky served in a Trading and Research Analyst role before his promotion to Portfolio Manager, where his responsibilities included operational management.
Prior to AIG, he was at UBS, where he supported the OTC Equity Derivatives Trading Desk.
Mr. Skalicky received a Bachelor of Science degree from Cornell University and currently resides in New York.