Charles Krusen is the founder, CEO and CIO of Krusen Capital Management, an SEC-registered investment adviser. Krusen Capital is the advisor to the LionHedge Platform, an alternatives platform consisting of hedge funds, private equity funds, liquid strategies, and direct investments. The Firm provides alternatives solutions for family offices, independent wealth managers, and select institutional investors. Additionally, Mr. Krusen serves as the Chief Investment Officer of Krusen Family Office, a single family office based in Tampa, FL. Mr. Krusen is invited frequently to make presentations at family office and alternatives events, and, in the last five years, has spoken in the U.S., the Middle East, Europe, Asia, and the Caribbean, on subjects including Integrating Alternatives with Traditional Investments, Asset Allocation and the Replacement of 60:40, and Keys to Manager Selection and Due Diligence. He has more than 40 years experience in financial services, having begun his career with Citibank Capital Markets, specializing in arbitrage and proprietary trading of fixed income. He is on the Board of Trustees of the Southampton Hospital Foundation. Mr. Krusen is an honors graduate of Harvard College.