Duncan P. Hennes
Co-founder, Managing Member
Mr. Hennes is the Managing Member and co-founder of Atrevida Partners, LLC. Prior to co-founding Atrevida in 2007, he co-founded Promontory Financial Group, an advisory firm focused on the financial services sector. Prior to co-founding Promontory, Mr. Hennes was the Chief Executive Officer of Soros Fund Management.
Prior to joining Soros, Mr. Hennes was at Bankers Trust Company for 12 years. He held a number of positions, including Executive Vice President in charge of the Sales, Trading and Derivatives division, the Treasurer of Bankers Trust Corporation, member of the firm's Management Committee, Asset Liability Committee and Capital Commitment Committee and member of the board of directors of BT Alex Brown Inc.
Mr. Hennes represented Bankers Trust on the Board of Oversight Partners I, the consortium that took over Long Term Capital Management, where he was elected Chairman of the Board.
Prior to joining Bankers Trust, Mr. Hennes was a Certified Public Accountant and an Audit Manager with Arthur Andersen and Co. where he was employed for eight years.
Mr. Hennes received a Bachelor of Science degree, Summa cum Laude, from the Wharton undergraduate division of the University of Pennsylvania in 1978. In 1979, he received an MBA degree, with distinction, in Finance from the Wharton Graduate Division. Mr. Hennes is on the Boards of Citigroup and Citibank NA, Standard & Poor’s and Syncora Guarantee Inc., and on the Advisory Board of Freeman & Co. LLC.