HEAD OF INVESTMENTS
Lance Babbit is the Head of Investments at Flat World Partners, where he oversees manager due diligence for the firm. Lance has over 20 years of experience in designing, constructing and managing hedge fund and liquid alternative portfolios in excess of $6 billion for high net worth, family offices, endowments, foundations, corporate and sovereign pensions, and over $1 billion for retail investors. Previously, Lance spent 5 years at Russell Investments as Director, Senior Portfolio Manager for the Alternative Asset Management division, and 4 years at Credit Suisse. Lance also held portfolio manager and Senior Research Analyst roles at firms such as Focus, Deutsche Bank, Bank of America and JP Morgan Chase. Lance holds an MBA from NYU Stern, and a J.D. from Fordham University School of Law and B.A. from Trinity College.