Partner, Chief Compliance Officer and Head of Operations
has 18 years of investment operations experience and a 16 year tenure at Gramercy.
As Head of Operations, Mr. Lanava oversees all restructured debt exchanges, trade confirmations and settlements, systems-embedded risk management tools, prime brokerage relationships and bank counterparty relationships.
As Chief Compliance Officer, Mr. Lanava is responsible for ensuring our policies and procedures are up to date and that employees are operating within the boundaries as set.
Prior to joining Gramercy in March 1999, Mr. Lanava was the Operations Manager for Van Eck Capital, Inc., a broker-dealer focused on emerging markets.
At Van Eck Capital, Inc. he
was responsible for daily operational duties including the settlement of trades and net capitalization computations.
was also responsible for opening new accounts and setting up lines of credit.
From 1997 to 1998, Mr. Lanava was the Settlements Officer for NCH Capital Inc., a family of hedge funds focused on Russia and the former Soviet Union, where he was responsible for the settlement of trades and custody of positions.
From 1995 to 1997, he was the Operations Specialist for First Cambridge Securities Corp., where he performed back office operational duties including margin and trade correction.
Mr. Lanava received a BA in Economics from Saint Anselm College.