Alpha Alternatives LLC

JASINDA BRYDEN

Jasinda is a Partner and Director of Fund Administration and Client Service. She began her career in 2001 as a Fund Administrator for Hedgeworks, LLC  and then as a Vice President for Deutsche Bank after the company's acquisition in 2008. Jasinda  is responsible for the overall management and day-to-day control of assigned alternative funds, including detailed fund by fund level knowledge of month-end closings, daily reconciliations, partnership allocations, AML, fund pricing, preparation and coordination of annual fund audits, statistical analysis of funds, their overall performance, attributions, and industry exposure, as well as ongoing integration of new clients into existing daily allocation and partnership platforms. At Deutsche Bank she specialized in guiding funds from the startup phase to the launch of the fund. Jasinda received her Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting and Finance from the University of Iowa.


MARCUS STEELE

Marcus is a Partner and Director of Fund Administration and Client Service. He began his career with Hedgeworks, LLC in 2004,  working as a Fund Administrator and then as an Associate for Deutsche Bank after the company’s acquisition in 2008. Marcus is responsible for the overall management and day-to-day control of assigned alternative funds, including detailed fund by fund level knowledge of month-end closings, daily reconciliations, partnership allocations, AML, fund pricing, preparation and coordination of annual fund audits, statistical analysis of funds, their overall performance, attributions, and industry exposure, as well as ongoing integration of new clients into existing daily and partnership allocation platforms. Marcus played baseball for, and graduated from, the University of the Pacific with a bachelor's degree in Accounting.


ARNE ROVELL

Arne is a Partner and Alpha’s Chief Executive Officer. He is also a managing partner of both Coronado Investments, LLC and HedgeAssist, LLC. Coronado is a boutique broker-dealer that has focused on alternative investment capital raises since 2002.  Arne oversees manager due diligence, legal and regulatory compliance, and operations for Coronado. In addition, in 2001 Arne founded HedgeAssist, LLC, a firm that provides operational due diligence services to institutional investors. Previously, from 1997-2001, Arne was a minority owner and founder of The Ultimate Network of Alternatives, LLC, operators of Hedgefund.Net, a hedge fund manager and investor portal that was sold in 2001. Prior to that, Arne worked as a Deputy City Attorney for the City of Escondido from 1996-1997 and the State of California as an investigator from 1988-1996. From 1991-1994 during his time with the State of California, Arne attended the University of San Diego School of Law, where he graduated magna cum laude and was awarded the Order of the Coif, an honorary scholastic society that recognizes excellence in legal education. Arne is an active member of the California State Bar and holds Series 7 and 24 securities licenses.


MITCH LITTLE

Mitch is a Partner and Alpha's Director of Marketing and Sales. Mitch has been actively involved in the institutional investment industry for over 30-years serving in a range of capacities at large investment organizations, investment management boutiques, and a family office. He is also a managing partner of Coronado Investments, a boutique broker-dealer that was founded in 2002 and focuses on alternative investments.  Mitch is also a principal of HedgeAssist, LLC, supporting the firm's operational due diligence services and best practices consultations. Prior to joining Coronado and HedgeAssist, Mitch founded Congruent Capital Group, LLC, a consulting group providing marketing advice to investment management organizations. Formerly, Mitch was a Managing Director with William E. Simon & Sons, a Partner with Rice Hall James & Associates, a Principal of STW Fixed Income Management, a Regional Director of Pacific Financial, and an Account Executive with The Travelers. Mitch has been actively involved in sales and marketing of alternative and traditional investment services to a wide range of institutional investors since 1983. Mitch has a B.S. in Marketing from the University of Connecticut, Storrs and holds Series 7, 24, 27 and 63 licenses.


BRANDON CIMINA

Brandon joined the Alpha Alternatives, LLC  team as a Fund Accountant to assist with the day-to-day control functions, month-end closings, partnership allocations, AML preparation, and coordination of annual fund audits. He is also involved with the integration  of new clients into existing daily and partnership allocations platforms. Prior to joining Alpha Alternatives, Brandon was a Damage Controlman in the United States Coast Guard. While enlisted, he received an award for Sailor of the Quarter, which recognizes sailors for their superior performance, outstanding achievements, exemplary personal conduct, and military bearing. Brandon attended the University of San Diego where he received his bachelor's degree in Economics. At the University of San Diego he served as Treasurer of the Student Veterans Organization.


KRISTIN SITARZ

Kristin joined Alpha Alternatives in August 2017 as a Fund Accountant. She assists with day-to-day control functions, month-end closings, partnership allocations, AML preparation, and coordination of annual fund audits. Kristin graduated from the University of San Diego, Class of 2017, with a bachelor’s degree in Finance. 


KATIE AYMIN

Katie joined Alpha Alternatives in January 2017. She is responsible for Alpha’s day-to-day operations including internal bookkeeping and financial reporting. She also assists with AML reviews and various cash controls and communications functions. Katie graduated from Colorado State University in May 2017 with a bachelor's degree in Accounting.