Senior Advisor

Thomas is based in CT and is known for his asset management and mutual fund expertise. Tom was also a former client. While at Constellation, Tom worked with a PL Adviors partner on the firm’s sale to Societe Generale.

Thomas F. Mann, CFA, has over 40 years of experience in various senior management positions in large, global financial institutions and small entrepreneurial environments. Mr. Mann was the Head of the Financial Institutions Group of Societe Generale. After SG’s acquisition of Constellation Financial Management (“CFM”) in July 2003, Mr. Mann was appointed a Managing Director where he was the senior member of the business management team directing US sales and client relationships of asset managers, insurance companies, and banks. Mr. Mann was a co-founding Managing Principal of CFM (1993-2003). From 1995 to 2003, CFM advanced approximately $2.5 billion of commissions representing $50bn of assets under management with 35 companies in 5 global jurisdictions.

Mr. Mann is presently an independent director of the Virtus Global Multi-Sector Bond Fund, its Total Return Fund, and the newly formed Liquid Alternative Series. He chairs the Nominating and Governance Committees and is a member of the audit committee. He is also an independent director of the Hatteras Family of open and closed end funds where he has served on the boards of the open end funds since September of 2002. Mr. Mann chairs all valuation committees and is a member of the audit committees for the funds.