RiverNorth Capital Management, LLC ("RiverNorth"), a boutique investment management firm specializing in opportunistic strategies, today announced that Greg Uythoven has joined the firm as an Institutional Portfolio Specialist. In this role, Uythoven is responsible for supporting the investment management team by serving as a liaison between RiverNorth’s portfolio managers and institutional investor base.
"Greg is a highly accomplished executive, with deep asset management industry experience, strong institutional relationships and a demonstrated ability to meet client needs," said Brian Schmucker, Chief Executive Officer of RiverNorth. "We are confident he will be a valuable addition to our portfolio specialist team and we look forward to his contributions to the firm as we seek to further enhance our client relationships."
Uythoven commented, "RiverNorth is a premier investment management firm with an unwavering commitment to developing unique, opportunistic investment strategies and best-in-class diligence processes. I am very excited to join this talented team and work to enhance RiverNorth’s institutional relationships and create even greater transparency between RiverNorth’s investor base and investment team."
Uythoven joins RiverNorth from DoubleLine Capital, where he was a Partner working with institutional clients and consultants and also assisted in establishing the Product Solutions Group as a Client Portfolio Manager. His primary responsibilities included new product development and dissemination of the firm's investment process, philosophy, portfolio construction, and performance to clients and consultants. Prior to serving as a Client Portfolio Manager, Uythoven was the Director of Institutional Sales and Consultant Relations overseeing a group of investment professionals that helped grow assets to $65 billion. Before DoubleLine, Uythoven was a Senior Vice President at TCW as a member of the Multi-Strategy Fixed Income team responsible for the day-to-day management of the product. Uythoven graduated from the University of California, San Diego with a B.A in Quantitative Economics and Decision Sciences. He holds his Series 7 and 63 licenses.
RiverNorth Capital Management, LLC is an investment management firm founded in 2000. With $3.6 billion in assets under management as of January 31, 2017*, RiverNorth specializes in opportunistic investment strategies in niche markets where the potential to exploit inefficiencies is greatest. RiverNorth is an institutional investment manager to registered funds, private funds and separately managed accounts.
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* Firm AUM reflects Managed Assets, which includes assets attributable to leverage.