Eston Woodard, MBA, CAIA
Mr. Woodard is an affiliate partner at Stonehaven, a 18-yr, 5B+ alternatives placement and investmentadvisory firm in NYC. Eston leads capital raising efforts on behalf of proven alternative asset managers specializing in hedge funds, private equity, real estate, and venture capital. Prior to launching CognitiveG, Mr. Woodard was a Managing Director at Riverside Management Group/BCW Securities, a boutique merchant bank where he was responsible for deal sourcing, alternative investment manager research, and institutional capital formation. As a Managing Director, Mr. Woodard led several engagements for venture capital, emerging hedge fund, technology, and real estate private equity managers. Mr. Woodard is a Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst (CAIA) designee. He earned an MBA in Banking at The University of London. He also has a Master's in Social Ethics from Yale University, and an AB at The College of William and Mary in Virginia.