Partner, Tuatara Capital
Al’s role at marijuana-focused Tuatara is to develop the New York-based private equity firm’s macro-investment strategy as well as oversight of portfolio investments. Tuatara is best known for raising $93 million for cannabis investments in 2016, at the time the biggest funding for the industry. Al has accumulated 20-plus years of experience in private equity, corporate finance and financial technology. Before joining Tuatara, he was a managing director at Highbridge Principal Strategies, a $35 billion investment management firm, and in New York-based J.P. Morgan’s Financial Sponsors Group.