Recently launched asset manager Grandmaster Capital Management (GMC) has appointed Jeff Coddington, CPA, as Chief Financial Officer and Chief Operating Officer, and Todd Ammons, CFA, as an Analyst. Both report to Patrick Wolff, Founder and Managing Member of GMC.
“Jeff and Todd have top-tier backgrounds and experience and will be valuable assets to our firm,” says Wolff.
Coddington was most recently Chief Financial Officer and Chief Compliance Officer at Peninsula Capital Management in San Francisco. Prior to Peninsula Capital Management, he was Hedge Fund Controller for San Francisco-based Sentry Investment Group. Coddington began his career at Ernst & Young LLP, where he rose to the rank of Supervising Senior Accountant, specialising in both the hedge fund and venture capital industries. He received his Bachelor of Science in Accounting from Loyola Marymount University.
Ammons was formerly an Analyst and Portfolio Manager at Global Capital Partners, a long/short equity fund in San Francisco. Prior to that, he served as an Analyst, Associate and Vice President in the Global Capital Markets Group at Citigroup. He received his Bachelor of Arts degree in History from the University of California at Berkeley and his Masters of Business Administration in Finance from the University of Southern California.