Fred Ganning, JR.

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Fred Ganning, JR.

Investment Committee Member

Fred Ganning, Jr. has been on Metropolitan’s Investment Committee since 2012 and has been an investor with the senior leadership team for over 23 years. Fred’s experience includes a 25+ year career with Man Group PLC and ED&F Man Holdings Ltd. Fred was also the Chief Executive Officer of Raise Hope Capital LLC, a start-up company in financial services with a mission of employing people with disabilities. He received an M.B.A. in Quantitative Analysis and a B.S. in Finance from Seton Hall University. Fred also serves as an adjunct faculty member at Seton Hall University’s Stillman School of Business.

Adrian Blumfield

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Adrian Blumfield

Investment Committee Member

Since 2008, Adrian Blumfield has been on Metropolitan’s Investment Committee. Adrian holds multiple leadership roles at Metropolitan, contributing to business development, investment due diligence, firm management, portfolio oversight, and compliance procedures and policies. Adrian previously worked at Man Group PLC as Head of Strategic Planning for the company’s CEO and as Head of Business Development for North American operations. Before joining Man, he worked with strategic consultants Mars & Co, serving senior management at several multi-national firms. Adrian earned an M.B.A. from London Business School and an M.A. in Natural Sciences (Physics) from Downing College, Cambridge, England.

Miles Peet

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Miles Peet

Deputy Chief Operating Officer

Miles Peet is the Deputy Chief Operating Officer of Metropolitan. His responsibilities at the firm include overseeing the ongoing development and operation of Metropolitan’s business platform. Prior to joining Metropolitan in 2011, Miles was Senior Analyst at Dynasty Investments, a family-office-backed investment firm focused on private equity and real estate. Miles graduated from Tufts University with a B.A. in Economics.

Alice Wang

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Alice Wang

Chief Operating Officer

Alice Wang is the Chief Operating Officer of Metropolitan where she oversees the firm’s operational activities. She brings to Metropolitan twenty years of investing and operating experience. Alice began her career in investment banking and private equity; later founded and sold two data driven companies where she led the development and delivery of product as well as the running of day-to-day operations of global teams. Most recently, Alice managed the Alternatives portfolio of a Global Re-insurer through the COVID crisis and served as the company’s technology strategist through its acquisition. Alice is a graduate of MIT.

Paul K. Lisiak

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Paul K. Lisiak

Managing Partner & Chief Investment Officer

Paul Lisiak founded Metropolitan in 2008 and serves as its Managing Partner and Chief Investment Officer. Paul oversees the firm’s investment strategy, manages the investment team and sets the strategy for Metropolitan’s overall investment capabilities. Additionally, Paul leads various strategic growth initiatives and research efforts at Metropolitan. Paul graduated with a B.A. in Economics from the University of Pennsylvania and was an English-Speaking Union Fellow.