Fred Ryser is an Investment Officer at the Glenview Trust Company. He has 17 years of Investments, Financing, and Markets experience. He began his career as an analyst in the Mergers and Acquisitions group at Salomon Smith Barney, where he did in depth financial, valuation, and market analysis to assist clients in a wide range of potential transactions. He later worked for Hicks Muse Tate & Furst in both New York and Buenos Aires, where he worked closely with portfolio companies to resolve operational and financial difficulties, served as board member of some companies, and was point person in some transactions.
For the past 12 years, Fred has worked as an analyst and portfolio manager for Moore Capital and Bluecrest Capital, two very large and well regarded hedge funds in New York, focusing on Emerging Markets and Europe. He was responsible for managing a large total return portfolio across fixed income, equities, and foreign exchange, focusing on evaluating company and asset price fundamentals, as well as economies and political systems.
Fred is a graduate of Davidson College, where he graduated Cum Laude and was a member of the Varsity Soccer team.