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Morgan Creek launches private wealth advisory team


Morgan Creek Capital Management is launching a Private Wealth Advisory Team led by Michael Forstl (pictured), who joined the firm as a Senior Managing Director and Head of Intermediary Distribution in 2014. 

The newly formed group will work primarily with intermediary distribution channels, with a focus on wealth advisors overseeing USD500 million to USD2 billion in assets.

The new team includes Christopher Arnold, Managing Director overseeing the Northern region; Tony Wilson, Managing Director overseeing the west region; and Joseph McQuaid, Managing Director overseeing the Southern region.

“In just a short period of time, Michael has built an all-star team to work with wealth managers across the country,” says Mark W Yusko, Founder, CEO and Chief Investment Officer of Morgan Creek. “As the demand for alternatives continue to grow, we believe that investors will continue to rely on Morgan Creek’s best-in-class investment solutions.”

Christopher Arnold joins Morgan Creek from Model Capital Management, where he served as a Strategy Consultant. Prior to that, Arnold was National Sales Manager at Beaumont Capital Management, earlier in his career, Chris held positions at Windham Capital Management and TS Capital LLC. He received his BA from Farleigh Dickinson University.

Joseph McQuaid joins Morgan Creek from Guggenheim Investments, where he served as a Regional Vice President. Prior to that, McQuaid spent nine years at Mainstay Investments most recently as National Sales Manager for the RIA channel. He received his BS from Capella University.
Tony Wilson joins Morgan Creek from Highland Capital Management, where he served as a Senior Director managing the western US region. Prior to that, Wilson held positions at Artio Global Investors and Turner Investment Partners. He received his BA from UCLA and CIMA certification from The Wharton School.

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