Mr. Coats brings over 20-years of investment experience in both traditional and alternative asset classes spanning portfolio management, risk management, research and business development. Prior to joining Keiretsu Capital, Mr. Coats was Director of Sales & Marketing for Madison Park Capital Partners, LLC, a Seattle based alternative investment fund. Prior to Madison Park, Mr. Coats served as CIO for Athens Capital Management, a single family office where he managed the hedge fund, venture and equity portfolios as well as all hedging efforts. Additionally, he was involved with the generational wealth transfer process and various philanthropic endeavors. Prior to Athens, Mr. Coats was portfolio manager and senior research analyst at Silver Creek Capital Management, a $10B fund-of-hedge fund firm where he co-managed and raised capital for a $650Memerging manager hedge fund vehicle. Mr. Coats began his investment career working with institutional and high net worth individuals at Salomon Smith Barney. Mr. Coats holds a BA from Seattle University Albers School of Business and holds the Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst (CAIA) designation and is registered with FINRA and the NFA.