James Mack, Founder of Maximum Alliance Group joins Castle Hill Capital Partners’ Affiliate Program
• Maximum Alliance Group to offer alternative managers to the private wealth/financial advisors
• Over $1 billion raised in the Private Wealth Channel
NEW YORK – May 16, 2018 – Castle Hill Capital Partners, Inc. (Castle Hill), a US broker/dealer engaged in capital raising and strategic marketing for alternative investment firms today announced that James (Jimmy) Mack, founder of the Maximum Alliance Group (MAG) has joined Castle Hill’s broker-dealer affiliate program. Mack, based out of the Castle Hill New York City office, will raise capital for a select few alternative investment managers who are looking to grow their presence in the private wealth channel. In addition to leading Castle Hill’s broader efforts in the private wealth channel, he will look to leverage the firm’s considerable value-added services including targeted VC capital raising, offering a range of liquidity solutions, and pre-IPO transactions.
“We have been patiently waiting to add proven expertise on the best way to manage and address the private wealth investor segment. It is a massive and critically important channel and one that requires relationships, persistence and a singular focus. Jimmy was introduced by a highly regarded institutional hedge fund investor and his reputation was reinforced by a number of multi-billion dollar teams at the major platforms. We’re thrilled that Jimmy will launch Maximum Alliance Group with Castle Hill,” commented Andrew Saunders, Co-founder and Senior Managing Director of Castle Hill.
“Castle Hill offers the most supportive and entrepreneurial environment to launch MAG. In a short time period, Castle Hill has expanded MAG’s network of executives on platforms, financial advisor teams, and has proven strong relationships with alternative managers. MAG’s singular focus is to help financial advisors build the sleeve of alternative investments to meet their firm’s target allocations. I feel now – with many stock and bond indices near lifetime extremes – is a great time to build that alternatives allocations. MAG will partner with a select few alternative managers so that we can help our financial advisor clients differentiate their practices from the heard and better manage client portfolios,” remarked Mack.
Jimmy Mack and Maximum Alliance Group:
James G. Mack is a seasoned investment executive who has placed over $1 billion across different strategies in the private wealth channel. He founded Maximum Alliance Group to carry out his commitment to the core principle of investing – placing investors’ interests first.
Jimmy, the son of a teacher and a school superintendent, was born and raised in Delaware County in upstate New York. He earned a degree in business management at Binghamton University, where he worked as a teaching assistant at the School of Management and was selected to deliver the commencement address for his graduating class. He began his career in the financial sector at Bloomberg. For the past decade, his sophisticated understanding of the markets, his proven work ethic, and his passion for investing made him a leader in asset-raising efforts at Millburn Ridgefield and LoCorr Funds. He regards the ability to listen and the aptitude for understanding his clients’ needs as indispensable skills. In helping his clients achieve their goals, Jimmy puts his knowledge, expertise, and experience to work for them.
Jimmy resides in Warwick, New York, with his wife (a physician) and two sons. He is a bone marrow donor, a member of the Knights of Columbus, and a supporter of the Warwick Valley Humane Society and Winslow Therapeutic Riding Center. He is also an enthusiastic reader, skier, hiker, and traveler. He holds the 3, 7, and 63 licenses.
Castle Hill offers an innovative and integrated offering centered on “Alpha and Assets.” Castle Hill works in partnership with our clients and is a trusted advisor on capital raising, strategic marketing, and liquidity solutions for alternative investments managers. The firm advocates and implements a structured marketing process that combines strategic marketing and highly relevant institutional investor introductions for their differentiated alternative investment clients.
Castle Hill is a licensed broker-dealer, registered with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and is a member of The Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA), National Futures Association (NFA) and the Securities Investor Protection Corporation (SIPC). Additional information, including case studies about current client engagements and partner biographies, can be found at www.castlehillcap.com.