Brendan Kenny is a partner at Altair Management Partners, Inc. He joined Altair Management Partners, Inc. in 2004. Mr. Kenny is also a founding limited partner of Altair Hedged Equity LP Fund. Prior to becoming a Director at Altair, Mr. Kenny was Trading Manager and Operations Director for STN Money Markets, a wholly owned subsidiary of SunGard Data Systems. It was in this capacity that his extensive network and understanding of institutional clients was developed. In 2002, SunGard (SDS: NYSE) acquired Mid Atlantic Institutional Shares, Inc. (MAIS) in an effort to expand their presence in institutional money markets. Mr. Kenny was a founding partner of Mid Atlantic Institutional Shares, Inc. in 1995. At MAIS, Mr. Kenny had responsibility over the institutional money market trading and operations. There, he was instrumental in raising $25 Billion in assets for money market fund partners’ portfolios. MAIS was established in 1995 by Mr. Kenny and his co-founders with a core client base and five institutional money market fund partners. By 2002 it had evolved into a company with 40 employees and over 30 institutional money market products catering to hundreds of the country’s largest corporations, pensions and government agencies. Prior to forming MAIS, Mr. Kenny was the head Repo trader and Institutional Sales representative for Concord Financial Group from 1992 to 1995. Concord Financial Group was subsequently purchased by BISYS, Inc. in 1994.
Mr. Kenny earned a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Duquesne University, majoring in Economics and Finance.