IPAF

Industry Professionals serving as non-executive directors to Alternative Funds

Caroline Hoare

Caroline Hoare - Hedge Funds Specialist - UK Based

Caroline is resident in the UK and is a lawyer and former hedge fund CEO.  Caroline was called to the Bar of England and Wales in 1978 and was a member of Chambers in Gray’s Inn, where she focused on corporate and commercial law. Caroline joined GNI Ltd, the futures and options broking arm of the Gerrard Group, in 1994.  She subsequently became a director of GNI Fund Management Ltd, the Group’s alternative funds business, before joining the hedge fund GLC Ltd as its CEO in 2001.  Caroline held this position for some 10 years, as well as serving on the board of the company.  Caroline is one of the founders and a director of IPAF (UK) Ltd and also has a limited number of independent non-executive directorships.  In 2010 she was named as one of the Top 50 Leading Women in Hedge Funds (the Hedge Fund Journal in association with PwC) as well as one of the 100 Influential Women in Finance working in European financial markets (Financial News). 

Specialities

Legal, Operations, Regulation, Remuneration

Residence

UK