Roy H. Callahan has been selected as portfolio manager and member of the investment committee at alternative investment firm, Coast Asset Management, LLC
firm's , effective June 15.
"We are thrilled that Roy Callahan has agreed to rejoin our team," said David Smith, president of Coast. "Roy brings a wealth of knowledge and alternative investments expertise that will be invaluable as we continue to steer Coast through the challenges brought on by the global recession."
Callahan joins Coast from Stratos Advisers, a southern California-based hedge fund of funds manager. Previously, Callahan worked at Financial Risk Management (FRM) where his responsibilities included serving on the investment and portfolio management committees as well as training and mentoring FRM investment analyst groups. He spent six years from 1994-2000 at Santa Monica, CA-based Coast as director of research where he helped Coast founder David Smith develop and launch the firm's initial multi-manager investment strategies.