Michael Azlen founded Frontier in 2004 to bring the first true Multi-Asset Class fund to the investment industry. Michael has more than 20 years experience spanning the entire spectrum of asset management including hedge funds, proprietary trading, structured products and equity derivatives. Previously, Michael was the Managing Director of Asset Alliance International. Asset Alliance is a leading alternative investment company with approximately $3.5 billion in assets under management. Michael was a member of the Asset Alliance Investment Committee overseeing approximately $500 million of hedge fund and structured product assets. Prior to joining Asset Alliance, Michael was a Senior Fund Manager for a long/short hedge fund. Prior to this, he was Vice President in the Equity Derivative Products group at Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce – CIBC World Markets and a proprietary trader first with Scotia Bank, and then CIBC World Markets. Michael holds a Sloan Masters Degree in Business from the London Business School and is a Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst (CAIA) and a Certified Financial Planner (CFP).