Eric D. Lyons
Founding Partner and Portfolio Manager
Eric is a Founder, Managing Partner and Portfolio Manager at Synchrony Capital. Eric oversees all investments of the Fund. He is responsible for portfolio management, research and trading execution. In addition to his role as portfolio manager, Eric oversees the risk-management and hedging practices both at the investment-specific level and portfolio level. In 2014, under Eric’s lead, Synchrony Capital was awarded “Best for Absolute Returns Derivative Based Solutions” and “Best Newcomer in Managed Futures” by Wealth & Finance International Magazine. Additionally, Bloomberg and BarclaysHedge recognized Synchrony Capital as the top 1% performing hedge fund of 2014, 2015 and YTD 2016. Prior to his role at Synchrony Capital, Eric worked for Fidelity Investments on the Firms Global Asset Management team. Additionally, Eric worked as an Analyst for State Street Corporation, where he focused on the valuations of derivatives, equities, ETFs and private equity investments.
Eric earned his B.S. from Suffolk University in Government and Economics and he attended Boston University’s graduate program for Economics and Mathematical Finance. He is a member of the Boston Hedge Fund Group and International Association of Financial Engineers.