Norman Cerk received his B.A. degree from the University of Wisconsin. Mr. Cerk is the co-Portfolio Manager of Balestra Spectrum Partners, as well as one of the Principals of the General Partner of Balestra Capital Partners, LP. He manages Balestra’s Chicago office. Previously, Mr. Cerk was a trader and portfolio manager with Hollis Capital, a long-short hedge fund as well as an analyst and trader at Svarna Capital Offshore Fund, a long-short hedge fund.