Elena Karagyozova (1976)
Elena has over 10 years of experience as an administrator of a diverse range of investment funds with special attention to NAV production, financial reporting including the coordination of the independent audits. She started her career in 2000 with TMF Fund Services in Rotterdam, the Netherlands and was subsequently transferred in 2003 to the TMF offices in Sofia, then to their newly established offices in Malta (in 2006) and Sydney (in 2008), before moving back in 2009 to Sofia.
Elena returned to the Sofia office in 2009 and was appointed operations manager and managing director and had 30 staff reporting to her. She is experienced in a wide range of investment strategies including equity long/short, global macro, CTA, credit event driven, multi-strategy, fund of hedge funds. Elena also looked after the daily NAV production of a number of investment funds listed on the Amsterdam Stock Exchange with daily liquidity of its shares.
During her assignments in Malta (period 2006-2008) and in Sydney (period 2008-2009), Elena established the local offices and was responsible as operations manager for the organization and implementation of the entire fund administration infrastructure in accordance with group guidelines and in full compliance with the companies’ SAS70 II control framework. She was also engaged in new client take on and the hiring, training and supervision of fund accountants for the NAV production.
Elena holds a Master’s Degree in Business Management and Administration from the University of National and World Economy in Sofia, Bulgaria, obtained in 2000.