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December 5 - 7, 2021
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Chris Addy
President and Chief Executive Office at Castle Hall Diligence


Chris is the President and Chief Executive Officer of Castle Hall Diligence. At Castle Hall, Chris leads a team of more than 50 professionals conducting operational, cyber and risk due diligence on hedge funds, private equity structures and long only vehicles. DueDiligenceProfessionalTM, Castle Hall’s next generation, online diligence platform, has helped the firm’s clients evaluate more than 2,000 funds.

Chris is one of the industry’s very first due diligence professionals. After audit experience with both Deloitte and PwC, Chris began his due diligence career in 1997 with Atlantic Philanthropies (a multi billion dollar foundation and early hedge fund investor). Chris then joined UBP (2001) and co-founded Amber Partners (2004).

Chris is also a leading advocate for enhanced standards and practices across the investment management industry. External to Castle Hall, Chris was a member of the CFA Institute Capital Markets Policy Council (CMPC) for a full six-year term (2011-2016), serving as Chair for 3 years. He is also a founding member of the Executive Committee of the Fund Governance Association.
Chris is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales and a member of the Canadian Institute of Chartered Accountants and the Ordre des comptables professionnels agréés du Québec. He is also a CFA (chartered financial analyst) charterholder and a member of the Montréal CFA society.

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