Eric S. Lazear re-joined IAM in May 2014 as COO and CCO, International Asset Management Limited, LLC, responsible for US Operations, Global Operational Due Diligence and US Compliance. He has over 22 years of investment management experience and over 13 years of experience in the hedge fund and fund of hedge funds industry. Prior to re-joining IAM, he was Global Head of Operational Risk at FQS Capital Partners. Previously, he launched the Global Hedge Fund Operational Risk Due Diligence service at Duff & Phelps and was also Global Head of Operational Risk and Due Diligence at FIM USA. He has also held Financial Consulting and Risk roles at J.P.Morgan Chase and W. J. Nolan & Company. He has a BBA in Marketing and Accounting from Hofstra University and an MBA from Baruch College and is based in New York.