John Apperson, CAIA, Chapter Executive, Austin

Chief Operating Officer, Greenwave Capital Management

CAIA Member since 2005

John Apperson is Chief Operating Officer at Austin, Texas based global macro hedge fund, Greenwave Capital Management. His first exposure to alternatives came in college when he interned for Tudor Investment Corp. on the floors of the NY futures exchanges in the late 1980’s. After graduating from the University of Georgia, John began his career in futures and FX sales in NY and later London. In 1995, he joined Kingdon Capital Management as a trader and two years later was part of the team that launched the global macro hedge fund Two Rivers Capital. For the fifteen years prior to joining Greenwave, John was a fund of funds portfolio manager most recently with Centennial Partners and Meritage Capital.