Anthony DeFeo

Director of Marketing & Investor Relations

Anthony DeFeo has 8 years of hedge fund marketing experience. Prior to joining CKC, Anthony worked for two years as the Director of Marketing & Investor Relations at Orchard View Capital. Prior to that, Anthony worked for three years as the Director of Marketing at Sio Capital Management. Prior to that, Anthony worked as a Marketing Associate at Exis Capital and as an Assistant Vice President Relationship Manager at JPMorgan Chase & Co. Anthony earned his MBA in finance and business economics from Fordham University, where he was class President. He earned an undergraduate degree in Italian language from New York University.

William Engmann

Research

Bill Engmann has 15 years of research and trading experience on both the buy side and the sell side. Prior to joining CKC, Bill Engmann traded Leveraged Loans, High Yield bonds, and credit derivatives on a proprietary basis for the Structured Credit Trading Desk at Deutsche Bank. Prior to Deutsche Bank Bill was a sell side research analyst at Goldman Sachs covering High Yield Technology and Telecom. Bill began his career in finance on the buy side as a research analyst at Delaware Investments covering a variety of sectors within the High Yield and Investment Grade groups. Bill graduated from MIT with a degree in Chemical Engineering and spent 3 years as a semiconductor engineer for Hitachi and an IBM JV prior to beginning his career in finance

Casey Shannon

Operations

Casey Shannon joined CKC Capital after two years working for media and television company HBO in digital distribution. Prior to HBO, he was involved with Client Onboarding at Morgan Stanley. At CKC, he handles a wide variety of duties, ranging from trade operations and loan settlement. He holds a Masters of Management Studies degree from Duke’s Fuqua School of Business, and also a BA from Duke University.
New York, New York

Jimmy Kwok

Chief Compliance Officer

Jimmy Kwok has 18 years of investment management experience. Prior to CKC, Jimmy worked for 12 years at Ivory Investment Management as an Operations Manager. Prior to that, he was a trading assistant at Saranac Capital, which spun out of Citigroup. Jimmy started his career at Deutsche Bank as a portfolio administrator. He earned an undergraduate degree in finance & economics from Rutgers University.

Subu Ganesan

COO/CFO

Subu Ganesan, CFA has 19 years of investment management experience. He has broad experience in all facets of business operations, compliance, equity research & trading. Prior to CKC he was at Rudman Capital for 12 years, where he was responsible for leading the equity research team and trading. He graduated in 1994 with a B.S. in Chemical Engineering from Mangalore University, India and in 1998 with a MBA(Finance) from Western Michigan University.

Jack Mathews

Research

Jack Mathews has 3 years of experience in the credit markets. He began his career at Deutsche Bank where he was a research desk analyst, focused primarily on the Investment Grade market. During his time at DB he covered multiple sectors including, Energy, Pipelines, Utilities, Healthcare, Consumers, Technology, Media, and Telecom.  Prior to his full-time role at DB, Jack completed internships at Deutsche Bank and JP Morgan. He graduated in 2014 from the University of Southern California with a BA in Economics.