2017 Schedule

#HFTCQ1 Tuesday, February 27th, 2018
#HFTCQ2 Tuesday, June 12th, 2018
#HFTCQ3 Thursday, September 20th, 2018

Our group is a community of technology professionals in the Alternative Finance space. Many of us are the sole technology professional at our organization, but all of us are personally boots on the ground technologists familiar with the joys and sorrows that come with running tech in this industry. By sharing our knowledge and experiences we each become better at what we do.


We do not solicit new members. Nor do we accept membership requests. Applications for new members may only be submitted by an existing member, and invitations are only extended to those we believe will add and receive value as a member.


Sponsoring our group offers powerful marketing opportunities directly to IT Management and Staff in the Alternative Investment space. Opportunities include participation at Exclusive Industry Events, promotional consideration, and regular visibility to our members. Read more.

Becoming a sponsor is easy. If you are interested send us an email.

eSentire® is the largest pure-play Managed Detection and Response (MDR) service provider, keeping organizations safe from constantly evolving cyber-attacks that technology alone cannot prevent. Its 24x7 Security Operations Center (SOC), staffed by elite security analysts, hunts, investigates, and responds in real-time to known and unknown threats before they become business disrupting events. Protecting more than $5 trillion in corporate assets, eSentire absorbs the complexity of cybersecurity, delivering enterprise-grade protection and the ability to comply with growing regulatory requirements. For more information, visit and follow @eSentire.

Saberin Systems taylors customized technology solutions for small but highly successful and resourceful teams of elite professionals within the financial sector. We get involved when boxed products fail to meet requirements, demand integration and/or enhancement, or when a more efficient solution is required than is commercially available.


For more than two decades, Eze Castle Integration has been the premier provider of managed IT services and technology solutions to the investment management industry, servicing hedge funds, private equity firms and other financial services organizations. We support more than 650 clients around the world – a true testament to the global network of clients and partners we have connected with. Our IT and private cloud services are industry-leading, and we pride ourselves on providing the highest quality levels of service and support to our clients each and every day, 24x7x365.

But we consider ourselves more than just a hedge fund technology or cloud service provider. Technology is not just what we do – it’s who we are.

We take innovation seriously and were the driving force behind the adoption of cloud services in the hedge fund industry. What started as an alternative infrastructure for one client in 2005 has evolved into the Eze Private Cloud, a global platform supporting more than 400 firms and continuing to grow every day. In 2017, we expanded our cloud services portfolio with the addition of the Eze Hybrid Cloud, delivering a more flexible cloud alternative to financial clients.

Eze Castle Integration is headquartered in Boston and has offices in Chicago, Dallas, Hong Kong, London, Los Angeles, Minneapolis, New York, San Francisco, Singapore and Stamford.


With a unique combination of secure, reliable, and connected infrastructure solutions at the edge of the internet, TierPoint ( specializes in meeting enterprises where they are on their journey to IT transformation, helping them solve data storage, compute, and recovery challenges. TierPoint has one of the largest customer bases in the industry, with over 5,000 clients ranging from the public to private sectors, from small businesses to Fortune 500 enterprises. TierPoint also has one of the largest and most geographically diversified footprints in the nation, with 40 world-class data centers in 20 markets and 8 multi-tenant cloud pods, connected by a coast-to-coast network. Led by a proven management team, TierPoint’s team of highly experienced IT professionals offer a comprehensive solution portfolio of private, multitenant, hyperscale, and hybrid cloud, plus colocation, disaster recovery, security, and other managed IT services.

Aarti Comstock

Senior Account Manager


Founded in 1998 by a team of former corporate IT professionals, Coyote Creek understands the issues and complexities that are part of large-scale and high-growth IT environments. Pragmatic and vendor neutral, Coyote Creek brings deep expertise to help customers manage technology and project risk, inspiring confidence and creating peace of mind.

Jimmy Areias

BlueVoyant defends commercial enterprises from known and emerging cyber threats. Our suite of products includes advanced cyber threat intelligence, managed security and incident response. BlueVoyant combines extraordinary data assets, elite cyber talent drawn from the NSA, the FBI, the UK’s GCHQ, and the Israeli Defence Forces’ Unit 8200, and rich analytical capabilities informed by human and machine intelligence. Global threat operations and security operations centers in the U.S. and Israel ensure 24/7 monitoring, backed by real-time remote response.  


With BlueVoyant, companies see more, detect earlier and gain peace of mind. For more information, visit