About Stonehaven, LLC Stonehaven is an industry leading global placement agent focused on hedge funds, private equity, real estate, venture capital, private placements, and long‐only strategies. Stonehaven’s platform serves as a nexus between select investment opportunities and the institutional investment community with a talented capital raising team and robust infrastructure. The Firm’s dynamic structure fosters an ever‐ evolving stable of distinctive managers to match the demand across the diverse investor community. Founded in 2001 by CEO David Frank, the Firm is entirely management owned, giving it complete independence to continue pursuing its entrepreneurial approach while maintaining the highest ethical and regulatory standards.
We are excited to announce that Mr. Austin Milliken has officially joined Stonehaven, LLC as Founder and Managing Partner of MC Aureate LLC. Austin Milliken is Co-founder and Managing Member of MC Aureate. MC Aureate is San Francisco Bay based and provides early-stage cannabis, fintech, crypto, and entertainment companies advisory and capital raising services. Austin has 20 plus years of experience in trading, asset management, consulting, financial advisory and capital raising. Most recently he has been working as a HNW investment advisor and portfolio manager. Additionally, he provides fractional CFO services for early-stage companies in the San Francisco Bay Area. Austin started his career at Montgomery Securities (Banc of America) on the institutional listed trading desk before moving to hedge fund portfolio management. The bulk of his hedge fund life was spent at Parallax Fund in San Francisco as a derivatives volatility trader and portfolio manager. Austin studied Economics at Columbia University, is a certified FRM, and currently holds the Series 7,63,65 registrations with FINRA.