John Hummel, Principal, Chief Investment Officer. John founded AIS Futures Management LLC in 1993 and AIS Capital Management LLC in 1997, the legacy entities that merged to form AIS Capital Management, L.P., and has over 40 years of investment experience. Prior to the formation of AIS Group, John served as a partner of Cowen & Co. (1990–1993); a partner of Matuschka & Co. L.P. (1987–1990); and a managing director of Mitchell Hutchins Asset Management (1977–1987), where he managed institutional and individual client portfolios across multiple asset classes. John received a B.S. degree in investment management from Northwestern University in 1967. He serves on the Young Life Board of Trustees and the board of directors of Tyndale Seminary and the Family Institute of Connecticut.
Brad Stern, Principal, Chief Compliance Officer. Brad joined AIS Futures Management LLC in 1993, one of the legacy entities that merged to form AIS Capital Management, L.P., and has over 20 years of investment experience. Prior to the formation of AIS Group, Mr. Stern worked with John Hummel at Cowen & Co. in the asset management department. Brad earned a B.B.A. from Emory University in 1988 and took two years of classes in finance and investments within the NYU Stern School of Business’s MBA program prior to leaving Cowen & Co. in 1993.