Black Swift Group is an investment manager and SEC registered investment adviser managing equity, fixed income, and alternative investment strategies.

History

Black Swift Group was founded in 2016 to build a diverse platform of investment strategies serving private client, family office, and institutional investors.

Leadership

Investment Team Leadership

Greg Casals, CFA, CMT

Chief Investment Officer

Mr. Casals is the Managing Member and Chief Investment Officer of Black Swift Group, LLC and the Portfolio Manager for the Black Swift’s private funds. Mr. Casals began his career in fixed income in the capital markets group for Morgan Keegan and First Union. Mr. Casals was a Senior Consultant for Barra’s Equity Trading Services Group and a Portfolio Manager and Head of Risk Management for Firsthand Capital Management. Prior to launching Black Swift’s first private fund in 2016, Mr. Casals was a Portfolio Manager for Paceline Capital managing a portfolio of alternative investments and RMBS and CLO securities.

Mr. Casals holds a B.A. from Boston College and is a Chartered Financial Analyst and Chartered Market Technician.

Andrew Alexander

Senior Investment Analyst

Mr. Alexander is a Senior Investment Analyst and a member of Black Swift’s investment management team. His efforts are focused on the analysis and monitoring of current and prospective investments, as well as assisting in portfolio management responsibilities.  

Mr. Alexander’s prior experience includes serving as the VP of Finance for Telnyx, a private VC-backed technology company, for five years, as well as various finance/accounting roles prior to that. Mr. Alexander holds a B.A. & M.B.A. in Finance from Loyola University Chicago and is a Certified Public Accountant.