NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Constellation Advisers, LLC (“Constellation”), a premier investment
management consultancy, announced that it has named two new Directors to
its Regulatory and Compliance team. Mr. Cameron Iraj, Esq. and Ms. Laura
Kate Garner each bring over 20 years of experience in the investment
management and financial services industries, and will assist clients
with their regulatory and compliance requirements.
“Since 2008 we have established a significant presence on the East Coast
and are continuing to demonstrate our commitment to premier client
service, investing in top tier talent and expanding our bench of
seasoned practitioners to deliver exceptional advisory services to our
clients. It is always a positive sign when the firm is able to attract
high quality professionals such as Cameron and Laura Kate. They will be
core members of the management team and are a welcome addition to our
national regulatory and compliance practice” said Greg Farrington,
President of Constellation.
Mr. Iraj joins Constellation after serving as a Managing Director at a
compliance advisory firm, where he provided an array of compliance
consulting services with an emphasis on private equity and hedge funds.
Mr. Iraj was previously Senior Compliance Counsel at a global asset
manager with $19 billion in assets under management. He also served as
Deputy Chief Compliance Officer and Deputy General Counsel at Arden
Asset Management. Mr. Iraj was a Vice President and Assistant General
Counsel at Cantor Fitzgerald, and before that, employed with Citigroup
and TD Waterhouse Group. Mr. Iraj earned his undergraduate degree from
Boston University and his Juris Doctor from St. John’s University School
of Law. He is admitted to the New York bar.
Ms. Garner brings 20 years of experience to Constellation, and has been
consulting on regulatory and compliance issues over the last several
years with firms such as Optima Partners and Cordium (now ACA). Prior to
these roles, she was the Chief Compliance Officer of a registered
investment adviser with $500 million in assets under management. Ms.
Garner has also served in various in-house compliance roles with AIG,
Jennison Associates (subsidiary of Prudential Financial) and BlackRock.
Ms. Garner is a graduate of Converse College and holds a Masters Degree
from Arizona State University. She is currently a candidate for
Chartered Regulatory Counsel from the Regulatory Compliance Association.
“In adding these two seasoned professionals to our team it will greatly
increase our ability not only to service our existing clientele, but
will also allow us to expand in assisting a larger segment of the
investment management industry. At Constellation we are continuously
working to build further on our strategic vision of providing
institutional level service to investment managers and their investors.
We are excited to have Cameron and Laura Kate join us and help further
this goal.” stated Constellation’s CEO Boris Onefater.
Constellation Advisers, LLC is a premier investment management
consultancy with a customized boutique firm approach. Founded in 2008,
the firm draws from decades of experience in investment management and
financial services. Constellation is the leading provider of regulatory
and compliance, outsourced CFO, accounting and operational support
services to a range of alternative and traditional investment management
firms and their investors, including hedge funds, private equity,
venture capital funds, family offices, mutual funds, fund of funds,
among others. With its headquarters in New York and centers of
excellence in San Francisco and Dallas, Constellation services over 350
clients across the United States and internationally.