NEW YORK CITY, MAY 15, 2017 – Chelsea Technologies is proud to welcome Tucker Goodrich as the new CIO and CDO. He is responsible for all aspects of Chelsea Technologies’ innovative technical leadership efforts.
Prior to joining Chelsea Technologies, Mr. Goodrich was Chief Technology Officer for Mariner Investment Group, LLC, a $12 billion global multi-strategy hedge fund and fund-of-funds, specializing in fixed-income, capital-structure, interest-rate arbitrages, and various equity and derivative strategies. His responsibilities included all IT aspects of Risk Management, Accounting and Operations, Trading, Investor Relations, Compliance, Infrastructure, Information Security, and Business Continuity. Mr. Goodrich was responsible for implementing and managing the firm’s Sarbanes-Oxley IT compliance and control framework, and participated in numerous due-diligence and regulatory reviews of the firm’s IT functions. Additionally, early in his career at Mariner, he was the portfolio manager of an international risk-arbitrage portfolio.
Preceding Mariner, he was the first employee of Sandell Asset Management, LLC, an international risk-arbitrage hedge-fund startup, where he was responsible for all aspects of IT, developed the firm’s trading and P&L models, was the primary trader, and was responsible for all daily back and middle office operations.
Mr. Goodrich is a member of the Society for Information Management, the Alternative Investment Technology Executives Club, the Hedge Fund Technology Group, and Hedge Fund Tech Connect. He’s spoken at numerous industry events on various aspects of hedge fund technology, including cybersecurity and IT operations. Mr. Goodrich has been published in Forbes, National Review, and the Journal of the Hong Kong Stock Exchange. Mr. Goodrich attended the University of Connecticut and the University of Rochester.