THOMAS B. WHELAN is the Chief Executive Officer of Greenwich Alternative Investments, LLC and a founder of Partner Capital Group. He is also Chairman of the Greenwich Alternative Investments Investment Committee. Mr. Whelan's background includes extensive global financial services industry experience. Prior to his position with Greenwich Alternative Investments, he held senior positions at Morgan Stanley where he built their international and North American derivatives business. He was also appointed to the Management Committee, made Co-Chairman of the Finance Committee and appointed Head of Firm-Wide Risk Management. Upon his subsequently joining NatWest, he was made Chief Executive Officer of the Global Equity Division and Member of the Investment Bank Management Committee. He managed expansion of the Equity Division throughout major financial centers around the world. When Deutsche Bank acquired NatWest's Investment Banking Business, and prior to joining GreenwichVan, Mr. Whelan chose to devote himself full time to the management of his Family Office, which invests in hedge funds, venture capital and private equity.