Patrick Hannon is a Managing Director at Trigon Investment Advisors where he is responsible for the strategic planning and implementation of all sales and marketing activities. Before joining Trigon in January of 2015, Mr. Hannon held a similar position at NuWave Investment Management, a New Jersey-based hedge fund that offers systematic cash equity & managed futures strategies. From September 1999 to February 2010, Mr. Hannon was a Vice President within the Morgan Stanley Alternative Investments Division where his responsibilities included various aspects of due diligence and manager selection for the Managed Futures department, as well as expanding the department’s business development and client education efforts. Prior to his role at Morgan Stanley, he worked in the United States Senate for Senator Alfonse D’Amato and Senator Charles Grassley focusing on foreign relations, finance, and banking-related issues. Mr. Hannon received a B.A. from Loyola University of New Orleans and has the official designation of the Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst Association (CAIA).