Pierre duPont

Pierre is a Partner in our New York office and a Senior Client Advisor.

Prior to joining the firm, Pierre was an advisor to three early-stage internet companies helping them develop their initial business plans, identify capital sources, and make initial team hires. He also worked with several emerging hedge funds and VC firms to secure their first capital and create initial internal structures.

Pierre was previously at Two Sigma Investments, a diversified hedge fund with $8 billion under management across global equities, currencies and commodities. At Two Sigma, he managed several activities: he was responsible for clean-energy investing, VC investing and Chinese private equity investing with Two Sigma’s proprietary capital; he was responsible for Two Sigma’s Asia/Pacific business development and investor relations, raising capital from the major institutional investors in each part of the region and developing close relationships with more than 200 institutional and family-office investors in the region.

Pierre is a member of the New York Hedge Fund Roundtable, the International Executive Resources Group and The Economic Club of New York. He is also on the Advisory Board of the Center on Business and Poverty at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Pierre earned his B.Sc.E. from Princeton University. He holds Series 7 and 63 licenses.