Tim McPartland is a private investor with over 45 years of investment experience. Additionally he is the editor, and former owner, of The Yield Hunter, a website devoted to the hunt for income producing securities of all types, but in particular specializing in preferred stocks, exchange traded debt and Master Limited Partnerships.
For almost 14 years Ron was the Chief Administrative Officer, the General Counsel and a Managing Partner of Highbridge Capital Management, as well as a member of Highbridge’s Board of Managers.
At Highbridge Ron organized and launched over twenty private hedge funds and played a key role in negotiating the $1.4 billion sale of Highbridge to JPMorgan Asset Management Holdings, Inc. in December of 2004. He was a member of Highbridge’s Executive Committee, Investment Committee, Management Committee, Operating Committee, Risk Oversight Committee and Infrastructure Committee. Ron helped build Highbridge from a 7 person, $45 million in assets firm in 1993 to a 235 person, $16 billion in assets firm in 2006.
Ron left Highbridge in June of 2006 to co-found CounselWorks LLC, a company providing business strategy, fund organization and regulatory and compliance consulting services to hedge funds, investment advisers and broker/dealers.
Ron is frequently quoted in the press on regulatory and business issues pertaining to the investment management industry.
Why No Restrictions on Leverage?, The New York Times DealBook, July 19, 2010
A Smarter Way to Regulate, The New York Times DealBook, November 10, 2009
Are We Insuring Moral Hazard?, The New York Times DealBook, April 2, 2009