Cliff joined FPA in 2016. He focuses on business development activities with an emphasis on FPA’s alternative products. Prior to joining FPA, Cliff was Director of Marketing for Casdin Capital, a life science focused hedge fund. From 2007 to 2011, he was an investment associate at AllianceBernstein, first on the private equity team and then on a portfolio management team. He began his career in investment banking at Grail Partners and Putnam Lovell NBF. Cliff earned a Bachelor of Science degree in both Accounting and Business Administration, and an MBA from the University of Southern California.