Dr Nicola Meaden Grenham (pictured), co-founder of Dumas Capital, has been named Strategic Adviser to Kettera Strategies and its Hydra marketplace, a global platform providing investors with access, daily transparency, intra-month liquidity and notional funding to established and emerging alternative asset managers.
“We have the highest respect for Nicola and her many accomplishments in the alternatives sector” says Terri Engelman Rhoads, Kettera President. “We look forward to working with Nicola as Strategic Adviser to help expand our footprint internationally. Kettera’s Hydra marketplace uses technology to advance the requirements of investors and investment managers seeking to expand their relationships and enhance their activities in the ever- developing sector of asset management.”
“I’m excited to work with Kettera to help familiarise the European market with Hydra’s many benefits” says Dr Grenham. “Hydra gives investors high levels of flexibility, liquidity, capital efficiency and transparency in addition to providing managers with access to new markets.”
Serving as Strategic Adviser to Kettera, Grenham brings more than 20 years’ experience in the alternative investment sector. She is co-founder of Dumas Capital Ltd, a Dublin-based specialist consultancy firm. In 1990 she founded TASS, the hedge fund industry’s first electronic global information and research company. Grenham then established the Blackstone Group’s international hedge fund business in London and from 2008 to 2012 served as Chief Executive of Alpha Strategic Plc.