Managing Director, Head of Hedge Fund Due Diligence Joseph “Joe” Burns is Managing Director and Head of Hedge Fund Origination & Due Diligence at iCapital Network where he is responsible for leading the single-manager analysis and developing multi-fund solutions for clients. Prior to joining iCapital Joe was a Founding Partner and Co-Chief Investment Officer at Pulse Capital Partners, responsible for manager sourcing, diligence, establishing portfolio guidelines and risk parameters for all single and multi-manager products. Previously he was COO & Chief Risk Officer at TCS Capital Management, a global equity hedge fund where he focused on portfolio construction, risk management & product development. He previously worked at Ivy Asset Management, a subsidiary company of BNY Mellon Corp. where he served as portfolio manager and head of global research in New York and London. Prior to Ivy, he was a portfolio analyst at Soros Fund Management where he evaluated external fund managers for potential investment, and managed a European Family Office portfolio of alternative assets including venture capital, private equity and hedge funds. Joe holds a BA in Political Science from Manhattanville College and an MBA from Fordham University.