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Mike Macchiarola, CEO
Mike served as a Distinguished Lecturer at City University of New York with responsibilities at both the CUNY Law School and Queens College. Prior to his time as a professor, he was a Special Counsel at Cadwalader, representing broker-dealers, banks and large hedge funds and managing the registered shelf offerings of several large banks. Mike began his financial services career at Goldman Sachs & Co., trading equities, derivatives and synthetics.
Mike earned his J.D. from New York University School of Law, his M.B.A. from Columbia Business School, and his A.B. from College of The Holy Cross. He has been an Adjunct Professor at Seton Hall Law School and St. Francis College, where he previously served as a member of the Board of Trustees. Mike’s writings are published in legal and business journals, including the Cornell Journal of Law and Public Policy, University of Pennsylvania Law Review, University of Virginia Law and Business Review, and the Yale Journal on Regulation. Mike holds Series 3, 4, 7, 24, 52, 53 and 63 licenses.
Mike Kochmann, COO
Prior to founding Olden Lane, Mike was a Director at BlackRock, where he oversaw the establishment and maintenance of proprietary portfolios. He also served as Managing Director and Head of Unit Investment Trusts for Citigroup/Citi Smith Barney for more than ten years. In this role, he led strategic planning, operations, sales, marketing, investment management, and risk management for the organization’s Unit Investment Trust Department. Mike also coordinated UIT distribution through a global broker/dealer network. He was responsible for the underwriting and SEC registration of all UITs in compliance with the 1940 Act. Mike spent twenty years with Merrill Lynch, ultimately serving as Director and Head of Sales and Secondary Market, where he led the strategic planning, development, marketing, and sales throughout the global Merrill Lynch organization.
Mike attended the State University of New York at Plattsburg, where he was an Economics major.
Peter Marquardt, Partner
Peter is a Partner at Olden Lane LLC, where he manages operations and compliance initiatives for the firm and its affiliated broker dealer and registered investment advisor. Peter is also currently the CCO for SenaHill Partners and their registered Broker-Dealer and CCO for System Two Advisors, LP an SEC Registered Investment Advisor.
Peter brings over 30 years of broad-based financial services experience managing various business operations for both investment advisory and broker dealer firms. In his prior positions, Peter was with The Leo Group, LLC, a wealth management firm and multi-family office as its Chief Operating and Compliance Officer, the Chief Administrative and Compliance Officer for FCG Advisors, LLC and FCG Wealth Management, LLC.
Prior to FCG, Peter enjoyed 25 years on Wall Street, managing multiple business lines at firms such as, Goldman Sachs, Charles Schwab, Spear, Leeds & Kellogg and other major Wall Street firms. Peter received a BA from Lehigh University and a Masters Certificate in Management from Tulane University's A.B. Freeman School of Business. He also holds the Certified Securities Compliance Professional (CSCP) designation from the National Society of Compliance Professionals and the Certified Anti-Money Laundering Specialist (CAMS) from the Association of Certified Anti-Money Laundering Specialists and is licensed as a General Securities and Options Principal. Peter has also enjoyed numerous volunteer coaching positions in local youth sports over the last two decades, focusing now as an active football coach for the Super Pee Wee Madison Dodgers.
Dan Prezioso, Partner
Dan is a transactional attorney with significant experience and a focus on commodity pools, registered investment companies, structured products, over-the-counter derivatives and fund financing. Prior to joining Olden Lane, Dan was the Associate General Counsel at the Equinox Financial Group in Princeton, New Jersey, where he provided the primary legal coverage for the firm’s registered investment adviser and affiliated broker dealer and oversaw the legal and compliance needs of mutual funds and commodity pools with assets in excess of $1.7 billion.
Prior to joining Equinox, Dan was an associate in the world renowned Structured Products and Derivatives Group at Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP, where he worked extensively with bank issuers of structured notes and drafted a wide variety of trading and financing related documentation.
Dan received his J.D. magna cum laude from Seton Hall Law School and his B.A. cum laude from the University of Maryland. He holds the Series 3 and 7 licenses.
Larry Rascio, Head of Fixed Income Trading
Larry is the Head of Fixed Income Trading at Olden Lane. Before joining Olden Lane, Larry was the Head of Trading at Arq Advisors, a boutique brokerage firm offering advisory, investment banking, capital raising, and securities trading services to institutional clients. Larry joined Arq from XP Investments, where he served as a Managing Director and Co-Head of the US Fixed Income and Asset Management Divisions.
Prior to his tenure at XP, Larry was a Co-Founding Principal and Portfolio Manager for STRM Capital Management, LLC, a commodity trading advisor. There, he served as Head of Trading and Lead Developer overseeing all front-office functions including execution, portfolio construction, platform optimization, and model design for a systematic managed futures fund. During his time at STRM Capital, Larry developed and executed a clear, disciplined and sustainable investment process for the firm’s short-term multi-model systemic and blended portfolios. Between 2013-2018, his process produced returns of 109%.
Larry earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Biochemistry, with a special focus on genome mapping, from Syracuse University in 1994. He holds the Series 7, 63, and 3 designations.
David Greenberg, Head of Advisory Solutions
David Greenberg is the Head of Advisory Services at Olden Lane. Before joining Olden Lane, David spearheaded the funding solutions practice at Lucid Management and Capital, an RIA providing short-term investment products and solutions to institutional clients. David joined Lucid from EA Markets, an independent investment bank, where he advised multiple clients on derivatives and risk management.
Prior to his tenure at EA, David was the founder and President of C-Suite Associates, a derivative and investment consulting firm. There, he provided hedging and related advisory services to specialty finance companies, major investment banks, and other institutions. David's experience also includes senior roles at Pacific Global Advisors, Deutsche Bank Securities, JP Morgan and Barclays.
David received his MBA from Columbia Business School and his B.S. in Systems Engineering from the University of Virginia. David holds Series 7 and 63 licenses.
John McHugh, Lead Financial Analyst
John manages the Firm’s financial analysis and modeling to support Olden Lane’s client services. Prior to joining Olden Lane, John worked at Goldman Sachs Group for over 20 years where he held various accounting and operations roles. Most recently, John acted in CFO/COO roles for various mortgage and credit related businesses at Goldman. Prior to joining Goldman Sachs, John was an audit manager at PriceWaterhouseCoopers in the firm’s Investment Management Services group. John holds the Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) designations. He received his B.S. in Accounting from Fairfield University.
Eli Krahn, Associate
The most recent member to join Olden Lane, Eli acts as an associate, assisting the senior team members with financial modeling and daily business activities. He previously interned in various roles within the private equity and investment banking space.
Eli received a Bachelors of Science in Engineering from Princeton University where he graduated with honors with a degree in Operations Research and Financial Engineering and a minor in Finance.