Simon RaykherGeneral Counsel at Kepos Capital LP
Simon Raykher is General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer of Kepos Capital LP. Kepos Capital LP is a globally focused asset management firm that employs systematic research and investment process. Before joining Kepos in 2012, Simon served as General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer at Lombard Odier Asset Management (USA) Corp, the US asset management subsidiary of one of the oldest and largest private banks in Switzerland. For the previous seven years, he was General Counsel, Chief Compliance Officer, and Principal of Satellite Asset Management, L.P., a hedge fund manager which managed in excess of $7 billion at its peak across multiple strategies in New York and London. Prior to Satellite, Simon was an attorney with the law firm of Schulte Roth & Zabel LLP. Earlier in his career, he was a prosecutor with the Investigation Division of the New York County District Attorney’s office where Simon conducted tax fraud and money laundering investigations. Simon holds a B.B.A. and M.B.A. in Accounting from Pace University and a J.D. from Fordham University School of Law.