Simon Ecclefield

Tel:           + 1 345 925 7880

Int Cell:     + 1 917 859 5551

Email:  simon.ecclefield@ipafgroup.com 


Biography


Simon is resident in the Cayman Islands and is an experienced trader having worked in both the UK and US covering global equity markets and trading with institutions, hedge funds and alternative investment institutions.


Simon began working in the UK at Morgan Grenfell, BZW and Cazenove before relocating to New York and cofounding Collins Stewart in New York in 1998. Simon’s areas of expertise include risk arbitrage analysis, order execution, global stock selection, sales trading and execution and has worked on multiple trading strategies for a wide range of hedge funds, including short only, long-short, event driven as well as systematic trading strategies, amongst many others.


In 2014 Simon retired from JPMorgan and relocated to the Cayman Islands to serve as an independent director to funds.


Simon is currently registered with NASDAQ in the Series 63, 55 and 7 and is a Registered Principal (Series 24 – Compliance and Regulatory oriented). Furthermore he holds the Canadian Registered Representative licence.


Simon Ecclefield is a principal of HLX Management Ltd.


HLX Management Ltd. is established to provide a comprehensive range of corporate administration and independent director services to private and institutional clients in the Cayman Islands