Stephen Kahn joined Talpion Fund Management in April 2010 where he is the head of operations. Talpion is a single family office but also previously launched a hedge fund in 2011. Talpion has also seeded a hedge fund in March of 2013. As part of that seed arrangement, Talpion provided all the operational support and infrastructure for the fund for 24 months. The family office manages its own assets in house and allocates to other hedge funds as well.
His experience working with Hedge Funds started in 2000 at DLJ/Pershing, holding positions in Sales, Relationship Management and eventually responsible for Operations. In 2003 he moved to Barclays Capital to manage the Equity Prime Brokerage Operations group. In 2007, he joined Carlyle Blue-Wave as the manager of operations, a multi-strategy start-up hedge fund in New York, and then in November of 2008, joined Raptor Capital Management, a hedge fund spin out from under Tudor Management, where he was the Director of Operations.
Steve graduated Emory University in 1989 with a BBA in Management and received his MBA in Finance from Emory’s Business School in 1993