Infinity Q Capital Management is a pioneering investment advisor managed by David Bonderman’s family office. The firm provides innovative hedge fund strategies to institutional and retail investors. Infinity Q seeks to develop next generation forecasting models to identify persistent behavioral biases across global markets. Infinity Q is a registered investment advisor.
Len Potter is the Chairman of Infinity Q Capital Management, and launched the firm to offer retail investors access to the investment strategies typically reserved for elite high net worth clients. Mr. Potter also serves as the President and Chief Investment Officer of Wildcat Capital Management, LLC, which is David Bonderman’s family office. From 2009 until joining Wildcat, Mr. Potter served as a consultant to Soros Fund Management LLC (“SFM”) and as the Chief Investment Officer of Salt Creek Hospitality, a private acquirer and owner of hospitality related assets that was sponsored by an affiliate of SFM. From 2002 through 2009, Mr. Potter was Managing Director – Soros Private Equity at SFM where, from May 2005 through July 2009, Mr. Potter served as co-head of the Private Equity group and a member of the Private Equity Investment Committee. From September 1998 until joining SFM, Mr. Potter was a Managing Director of Alpine Consolidated LLC, a private merchant bank, and from April 1996 through September 1998, Mr. Potter founded and served as a Managing Director of Capstone Partners LLC, a private merchant bank. Prior to founding Capstone Partners, Mr. Potter was an attorney specializing in mergers, acquisitions and corporate finance at Morgan, Lewis & Bockius and Willkie Farr & Gallagher. Mr. Potter has served on a number of public and private boards of directors and is currently a member of the boards of Solar Senior Capital, Ltd. (“SUNS”), Solar Capital Ltd. (“SLRC”), GSV Capital Corp. (“GSVC”), Stonegate Production Company, LLC and Auto Europe Group, LLC, and a member of the Board of Trustees of Brandeis University where he serves on the Investment Committee. Mr. Potter has a Bachelor of Arts degree from Brandeis University and a Juris Doctor degree from Fordham University School of Law.
James Velissaris is the founder and Chief Investment Officer of Infinity Q Capital Management. He leads the research, trading and portfolio management team at Infinity Q. His team has a core focus on identifying, researching and trading highly asymmetric investment opportunities across global asset classes. James was previously the portfolio manager for the Public Investments Portfolio of Wildcat Capital Management, which is David Bonderman’s $2.6 billion family office. At Wildcat Capital Management, which James joined in 2012, James managed the uncorrelated investment strategies that built the foundation for the launch of Infinity Q Capital Management. Prior to Wildcat, James managed the quantitative investment strategies and conducted analysis on portfolio construction and asset allocation for Ardent Asset Management. He began his career as an analyst at Goldman Sachs. He earned his AB in Economics from Harvard University and his MS in Operations Research with a concentration in Financial Engineering from Columbia University.
Scott is the Chief Risk Officer and Head of Portfolio Solutions at Infinity Q, responsible for monitoring portfolio risk exposures, enhancing the firm’s risk analytics, developing portfolio solutions for clients, and ensuring compliance with regulatory guidelines. Previously, he was the Head of Risk Management at Arden Asset Management where he built out the infrastructure for the reporting and risk management of Arden’s private funds and liquid alternatives initiatives, including the crafting and monitoring of investment guidelines. Prior to Arden, Scott spent 5 years at JP Morgan Measurisk, a provider of risk-transparency and risk-measurement solutions for institutional investors and asset managers, where he was a Vice President with oversight for the firm’s largest institutional clients. Scott began his career as a trader for Shonfeld Securities. He received his B.S. in Finance from the University of Buffalo in 2001 and an M.B.A. in Finance from Baruch College, Zicklin School of Business in 2005. He is a Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst (CAIA) and a Certified Financial Risk Manager (FRM).