Founded in November 2002, OmniQuest Capital is an SEC-registered investment advisor specializing in the management of multi-manager and multi-strategy alternative investment portfolios. In July 2003 the firm launched OmniQuest I, LLC, its flagship fund of funds invested in a concentrated “best ideas” portfolio of fundamentally diverse hedge funds. Among the seed investors in OmniQuest I, LLC are Greg Maffei (CEO of Liberty Media) and Jay Hoag (founder of Technology Crossover Ventures). The firm has also acted as a sub-advisor to a long/short fund of funds and managed a separate account invested in hedge funds.
Eloise has over 35 years’ experience in financial markets. Her background in trading and structuring equity, currency, commodity and interest rate derivatives provides valuable expertise in evaluating a wide array of complex hedge fund strategies. As Managing Director of the corporate capital markets group at Bankers Trust, Eloise was responsible for structuring and execution of derivative transactions, debt origination, structured investments, and strategic risk management products. Prior to joining Bankers Trust, Eloise designed the systems and managed the hedges for the interest rate swap book at Merrill Lynch. Later, she marketed swaps to financial institutions where she developed specialized knowledge of MBSs and MBS derivatives. Eloise started her career as a foreign exchange trader at Citibank. Prior to founding OmniQuest Capital, Eloise was a visiting professor at UCLA where she taught The Trading Game and Case Studies in Capital Markets and Investment Management. Eloise holds a MBA in finance from the Anderson School of Management at UCLA and a BA in economics from Barnard College, Columbia University.