Ford Donohue, CFA: Portfolio Manager

Ford joined Homrich Berg in 2014 and is currently a Senior Investment Analyst leading research and due diligence efforts in hedge funds as well as equities.  Ford is the President and a Portfolio Manager of the Peachtree Alternative Strategies Fund.  In his role as President, Ford is in charge of the day to day operations of the Fund and serves as the main point of contact at Homrich Berg with the Fund’s service providers and Board of Trustees.  In his role as Portfolio Manager, he leads the effort to source new investment ideas and leads the quantitative and qualitative due diligence efforts on potential and existing Fund investments.  He also leads the portfolio risk management effort.  He has extensive experience in analyzing the various hedge fund strategies in which we invest including equity long/short, credit, macro, structured credit, and multi-strategy funds, among others.  

Ford began his career at Citigroup focusing on equity derivatives and fixed income markets.  He earned a Bachelor of Business Administration in Finance and a Bachelor of Science in Mathematics from the University of Georgia.  Ford is a member of the CFA Institute and the Atlanta Society of Finance and Investment Professionals.