Director of Strategic Relations
Mr. Lorin serves as Director of Strategic Relationships for Coquest Advisors. With over 28 years in the alternatives investment and financial service industry, Marc has a wealth of experience ranging from investment management to structuring to institutional sales focusing on managed futures and global macro hedge fund strategies. Prior to Coquest, Marc was President and Co-CIO of Liquid Strategies where he co-managed the Fort Rock Managed Futures Fund. Before joining Fort Rock, Marc was the Acting Head of the Americas Alternative Investment Solutions team at Newedge USA, a division of Société Générale. In this role, Marc and his team of 16 professionals were responsible for the sales approach to hedge fund managers and institutional investors such as Pension Funds, Sovereign Wealth Funds, Managed Account Platforms, Fund of Hedge Funds and Family Offices. Marc started his career with Drexel Burnham Lambert in 1989 on the floor of the Chicago Mercantile Exchange, the world’s leading derivatives exchange. He then joined Fimat, a predecessor of Newedge, where he worked in a variety of roles including the management of several trading desks. Later, Marc joined Calyon Financial, also a predecessor of Newedge where he held various roles, including the development of Direct Market Access. Marc graduated from the Warrington Business School of the University of Florida with a BSc in Finance.