GAIM Ops Cayman
April 14 - 17, 2024
The Ritz-Carlton, Grand Cayman

Abigail Penzell
Partner, General Counsel & CCO at Bienville Capital Management


Abigail Penzell is a Partner and serves as the General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer of Bienville Capital Management, LLC. As GC/CCO, Abigail oversees all legal and compliance matters for the firm, including fund structuring and formation, portfolio company investments and compliance policies and procedures. Prior to Bienville, Abigail was an Investment Management Associate at Schulte Roth & Zabel LLP, a Securities Enforcement and Litigation Associate at WilmerHale and an attorney in the Legal and Compliance Department of Bear Stearns/JPMorgan Chase.

Abigail holds a BA from Georgetown University, an MA from Columbia University and a JD from The Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law. She was named one of the 50 Leading Women in Hedge Funds in 2022.

Agenda Sessions

  • Examining PFAR up close – “prohibited activities” and “preferential treatment”