For over 16 years, the Symmetry Peak team has identified and
capitalized on big ideas with exceptional risk/return characteristics.
Symmetry Peak was founded in 2003 and our particular expertise is in technology and emerging growth companies such as these:
Symmetry Peak’s strength lies in its ability to properly value IP in high growth and rapidly changing industries.
The companies in our universe are at varying stages of their lifecycle — including nascent and emerging growth, mid-cycle, as well as more mature growth.
Symmetry Peak’s Liquid Venture Equity (LiVE) approach combines the best attributes of the Venture Capital and Private Equity industries, with the favorable characteristics and tools available in the Public Market.
This differentiated combination is Symmetry Peak’s advantage, allowing the team to view their ideas within a long—term framework, yet to maintain maximum flexibility in expressing those views.
Quint Slattery founded Symmetry Peak Management in June 2003.
Before launching Symmetry Peak, Quint was a Co-Founder and General Partner of Azure Capital Partners LLC, an investment firm with a crossover fund and a venture capital fund.
Prior to his tenure at Azure, Quint was the Portfolio Manager of two mutual funds at Pilgrim Baxter & Associates, the PBHG New Opportunities Fund and the PBHG Select Equity Fund, totaling over $2.8 Billion in assets under management. According to Pilgrim Baxter, the cumulative return for PBHG New Opportunities during his tenure (6/30/98 – 4/7/00) was 892%. Quint was named the "One Year Winner" in the Wall Street Journal for the fifty-two week performance of the New Opportunities Fund for the period ending March 30, 2000. Additionally, in May 2000, Kiplinger's labeled the PBHG New Opportunities Fund "All-Time Champ" for its one-year performance which, according to the magazine, was proclaimed by Morningstar to be "the highest one-year total return in fund history."
Quint began his career in Merrill Lynch’s Investment Banking division. He graduated with an A.B. degree from Princeton University, where he also was a member of the 1992 Princeton University National Championship Lacrosse Team.
Andrea Slattery joined Symmetry Peak Management in January 2009 as Director of Research.
From 2004 to 2008, Andrea was one of four Senior Partners at Ardsley Partners, where she co-managed the technology portion of the approximately $1 billion long/short equity fund.
Prior to her tenure at Ardsley, Andrea was the second in command at Alkeon Capital Management LLC, a technology-focused long/short equity fund. At Alkeon, Andrea helped to design and build the research process and team, and was directly responsible for a significant portion of both the long and short books, as the firm grew from $40 million to approximately $1.2 billion.
Andrea began her career in 1998 as a buy-side technology generalist at CIBC Oppenheimer, working with the fund and team that was later spun out to form Alkeon in 2002.
Andrea is a CFA® charterholder, and graduated summa cum laude with a BSBA degree from Washington University in St. Louis, Missouri.
Andrea also serves as a board member and strategic advisor to several private technology companies. Philanthropically, Andrea serves as the Board Chair of The LAM Foundation, a non-profit organization dedicated to finding better treatments and ultimately a cure for lymphangioleiomyomatosis (LAM), a rare lung disease that affects women. Andrea’s passion is to apply her experience in the technology industry towards enhancing patient knowledge and accelerating advances in rare disease research.
Gregory Boye joined Symmetry Peak Management in January 2006 as Chief Financial Officer and Chief Operating Officer.
Prior to joining Symmetry Peak, Greg was Chief Operating Officer and Chief Compliance Officer for Alkeon Capital Management, LLC. Greg held these positions with Alkeon from the firm’s inception in January 2002, as a spin-off of CIBC Oppenheimer, until January 2006. Before the formation of Alkeon, Greg worked as a buy-side technology analyst in the Asset Management Division of CIBC, prior to which he was a trader at the firm.
Greg graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Chemical Engineering from Lehigh University.