Board of Directors – Sutter Securities
Mr. Mark Eugene Strome is the Founder of Strome Investment Management, L.P. and serves as its Chief Investment Officer and Chairman. Mr. Strome serves as an Advisory Partner of Hawkins Way Capital, LLC. He founded Strome Investment Management and Strome Securities L.P. in 1992. Mr. Strome is the founder and primary stockholder of a securities brokerage company and investment management company and is responsible for raising and managing $1.8 billion in private placement hedge fund investments focusing on non-traditional investments including commodities, currencies, bankruptcy reorganizations and venture capital and private equity investments. Prior to Strome Investment Management, he was a Portfolio Manager at Kayne Anderson. He founded Adesso Solutions, LLC. He serves as a Director at Endurance Ventures, National Water and Power, Eco-Duro Corporation, NWP Services Corporation and Mobil Satellite Ventures. He serves as Member of Advisory Board at Global Analytics, Inc. He is a Trustee for New Roads School and Big Bear Foundation and serves on the Board of Advisors of John Hopkins Medical Center. Mr. Strome is a frequent guest at investment speaking forums and has featured in number publications including the Wall Street Journal, Barrons, Forbes and others. He was the honorary Doctor of Science in 1998 from Old Dominion University. Mr. Strome holds an M.S. in Economics in 1980 from the University of California at Berkeley and a B.S. in Engineering from Old Dominion University in 1978.