Mr. Reade E. Griffith is a Principal & Chief Investment Officer of European Event Driven Equities at Polygon Global Partners LLP, a Chief Investment Officer at TFG Asset Management LP and a Member-Financial Sector Forum of Bank of England.
He is on the Board of Directors at Equitix Holdings Ltd., Pace Topco Ltd., Polygon Global Management Ltd., Tetragon Financial Group Ltd. and Tetragon Financial Group Master Fund Ltd.
He is responsible for the investment management of TFG Asset Management’s private equity investments in asset management companies.
He also has the delegated authority to take all actions on behalf of TFG Asset Management. Mr. Griffith co-founded the investment manager of Tetragon in 2005 and Polygon in 2002.
He is a member of Tetragon’s Board of Directors, the head of Tetragon's investment manager’s Investment Committee and Risk Committee, and the CIO of Polygon’s European Event-Driven Equities strategy, in addition to other roles.
Mr. Griffith was previously the founder and chief executive officer of the European office of Citadel Investment Group, a multi-strategy hedge fund that he joined in 1998.
He was a partner and senior managing director responsible for running the Global Event-Driven arbitrage team in Tokyo, London and Chicago for the firm. Prior to that, he was with Baker, Nye, where he was an analyst working on an arbitrage and special situations portfolio.
Mr. Griffith holds an A.B. degree in Economics from Harvard College and a J.D. degree from Harvard Law School.