Charlotte, NC (PressExposure) October 15, 2009 -- Cameron Hight, CFA, president and founder of Alpha Theoryâ¢ will participate in a panel discussion at the First Annual CFO/COO Hedge Fund Summit hosted by BNP Paribas Prime Brokerage. Mr. Hight's panel is titled "Operational Risk and Due Diligence Concerns in a Challenging Environment." The event will take place on Wednesday, October 21st, 2009 at The Plaza Hotel in New York City.
"I am honored to be part of this panel of thought leaders in the industry" said Cameron Hight, President and CEO of Alpha Theoryâ¢. "Investors and managers are both trying to figure out ways to improve their investment process and I believe that our panel can shed some light."
About Panelist Cameron Hight, CFA, Alpha Theoryâ¢ Founder and CEO Hight founded and developed Alpha Theory 'sâ¢ proprietary software in 2005. Previously, he worked in the investment industry for 10 years covering primarily technology companies where he supported over $20B in transactions. Hight worked in New York as an equity research analyst for firms such as Credit Suisse First Boston and Lehman Brothers. In 2002, Hight joined Afton Capital Management, a $200M long-short equity hedge fund. Hight earned his Business degree from UNC-Chapel Hill and became one of the youngest ever to receive the CFA designation.