We are excited to announce that Mr. David Anness has officially joined Stonehaven, LLC doing business as a new Affiliate Partner, Anness Advisors, LLC.

David Anness is the Managing Partner and Founder of Anness Advisors LLC. Mr. Anness specializes his efforts on capital raising for alternative investment managers with a focus on Latin American strategies.

Prior to launching Anness Advisors, Mr. Anness was a Portfolio and Risk Manager for Perimeter Asset Management, a Brazilian asset management firm where he was responsible for portfolio construction and risk associated with the partners’ fund. Prior to Perimeter, Mr. Anness was a founding partner of Vila Nova Asset Management which was an opportunistic wealth management platform that had offices in Sao Paulo, Brazil and Buenos Aries, Argentina.

Prior to Vila Nova Asset Management, Mr. Anness was a Junior Partner with Cantor Fitzgerald Securities in New York. Mr. Anness managed emerging market equity sales, Forex sales, and established and managed a new trading desk to distribute OTC Latin American ADRs which grew to managing 10 traders and approximately 35% of the market share for this type of operation. Prior to Cantor Fitzgerald, Mr. Anness was a senior trader for Tullet and Tokyo Forex Ltd, and a trader for Chase Manhattan Bank; both trading positions were based in London.

Mr. Anness attended Dovedale College of Further Education in Chelmsford, England. He currently holds the Series 7 and 63 registrations with FINRA.. Mr. Anness is a permanent Brazilian resident where he resides with his wife and four children. He is fluent in English and Portuguese. Earlier in his career, Mr. Anness crewed on the tallship “Europa” from Canada to Antarctica, and raced in several regattas in Nova Scotia and Amsterdam.

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.