Team

Ben McMillan
Chief Investment Officer & Portfolio Manager

Ben McMillan is a principal and founder, and the head portfolio manager of RG Alts, LP. Mr. McMillan is also a founding partner and serves as Chief Investment Officer and Chief Technology Officer of IDX Insights, LLC and IDX Digital Assets, LLC. Previously, he was the portfolio manager at Ramsey Quantitative Systems Inc. (RQSI) where he developed and managed the RQSI Small Cap Hedged Equity Fund mutual fund. Prior to that he served as co-portfolio manager (and co-creator) of the Van Eck Long/Short Equity Index Fund since July 2012. Prior to joining Van Eck Global, Mr. McMillan worked at Lyster Watson & Co. where he developed and launched the Lyster Watson Long/Short Equity Replication strategy in 2009. Additionally, between 2007 and 2012, Mr. McMillan served as a co-founder of the cloud-based 13F analytics platform, AlphaStratus, which was acquired by eVestment in 2012. Mr. McMillan holds an MSc in Econometrics from the London School of Economics as well as an MA and BA in Economics from Boston University.

Andrew Swan
Founder

Andrew Swan is a principal and founder of RG Alts, LP. Mr. Swan also serves as a founding partner and Chief Executive Officer of IDX Insights, LLC and IDX Digital Assets, LLC. Previously, he served as a co-founder and President of Bastion Quantitative Sciences, a Quantamental Macro Hedge Fund firm based in New York. From 2016 through 2018 Mr. Swan oversaw the formation, operational development, and strategic guidance of the business. Prior to that, Mr. Swan served as the Managing Director of Longboard Asset Management, a liquid alternatives CTA based in Phoenix. In his role at Longboard, Mr. Swan oversaw the liquid alternatives division consisting of multiple quantitative mutual funds, which grew to $1 billion in assets in under four years. Mr. Swan holds a BS of Finance from Arizona State University

Joshua Myers
Director of Analysis

Joshua Myers is the Director of Analytics for RG Alts, LP. In addition to his role as Director of Analytics, and since June 2019, Mr. Myers also serves as Senior Research Associate for IDX Insights, a research and indexing company. Prior to his roles at RG Liquid Alts and IDX Insights, from 2014 to 2019, Mr. Myers served as a Research Associate for Ramsey Quantitative Systems, a $1 billion family office. In this role he gained experience working across quantitative equity portfolios, specialty finance and trading. Mr. Myers earned a B.A. with a concentration in the Business Scholars’ Program from Hanover College in 2011.

Ben Jacobson
President of Investor Relations

Ben Jacobson is a principal and founder of RG Alts, LP. Mr. Jacobson is also a founding partner and Managing Director of IDX Insights, LLC and IDX Digital Assets, LLC. He is responsible for the management of the funds distribution strategy and investor operations. Mr. Jacobson has spent his entire career in the asset management industry, most recently as a director at Longboard Asset Management, a liquid alternatives CTA firm, where he led an investor relations team that raised $1 billion in assets under management. Prior to that, Mr. Jacobson served high and ultra-high net worth clients as an Investment Advisor with an RIA in Scottsdale. Mr. Jacobson holds a BS of Finance from Arizona State University.

Ben McMillan
Chief Investment Officer & Portfolio Manager

Ben McMillan is a principal and founder, and the head portfolio manager of RG Alts, LP. Mr. McMillan is also a founding partner and serves as Chief Investment Officer and Chief Technology Officer of IDX Insights, LLC and IDX Digital Assets, LLC. Previously, he was the portfolio manager at Ramsey Quantitative Systems Inc. (RQSI) where he developed and managed the RQSI Small Cap Hedged Equity Fund mutual fund. Prior to that he served as co-portfolio manager (and co-creator) of the Van Eck Long/Short Equity Index Fund since July 2012. Prior to joining Van Eck Global, Mr. McMillan worked at Lyster Watson & Co. where he developed and launched the Lyster Watson Long/Short Equity Replication strategy in 2009. Additionally, between 2007 and 2012, Mr. McMillan served as a co-founder of the cloud-based 13F analytics platform, AlphaStratus, which was acquired by eVestment in 2012. Mr. McMillan holds an MSc in Econometrics from the London School of Economics as well as an MA and BA in Economics from Boston University.

Andrew Swan
Founder

Andrew Swan is a principal and founder of RG Alts, LP. Mr. Swan also serves as a founding partner and Chief Executive Officer of IDX Insights, LLC and IDX Digital Assets, LLC. Previously, he served as a co-founder and President of Bastion Quantitative Sciences, a Quantamental Macro Hedge Fund firm based in New York. From 2016 through 2018 Mr. Swan oversaw the formation, operational development, and strategic guidance of the business. Prior to that, Mr. Swan served as the Managing Director of Longboard Asset Management, a liquid alternatives CTA based in Phoenix. In his role at Longboard, Mr. Swan oversaw the liquid alternatives division consisting of multiple quantitative mutual funds, which grew to $1 billion in assets in under four years. Mr. Swan holds a BS of Finance from Arizona State University

Joshua Myers
Director of Analysis

Joshua Myers is the Director of Analytics for RG Alts, LP. In addition to his role as Director of Analytics, and since June 2019, Mr. Myers also serves as Senior Research Associate for IDX Insights, a research and indexing company. Prior to his roles at RG Liquid Alts and IDX Insights, from 2014 to 2019, Mr. Myers served as a Research Associate for Ramsey Quantitative Systems, a $1 billion family office. In this role he gained experience working across quantitative equity portfolios, specialty finance and trading. Mr. Myers earned a B.A. with a concentration in the Business Scholars’ Program from Hanover College in 2011.

Ben Jacobson
President of Investor Relations

Ben Jacobson is a principal and founder of RG Alts, LP. Mr. Jacobson is also a founding partner and Managing Director of IDX Insights, LLC and IDX Digital Assets, LLC. He is responsible for the management of the funds distribution strategy and investor operations. Mr. Jacobson has spent his entire career in the asset management industry, most recently as a director at Longboard Asset Management, a liquid alternatives CTA firm, where he led an investor relations team that raised $1 billion in assets under management. Prior to that, Mr. Jacobson served high and ultra-high net worth clients as an Investment Advisor with an RIA in Scottsdale. Mr. Jacobson holds a BS of Finance from Arizona State University.

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Ranger Shared Services operations and client service colleagues enable investment team members to focus on important portfolio management decisions, research, security selection and risk management responsibilities with minimal administrative interference.

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