APRIL 2017

Douglas Cohen Joins Athena Capital Advisors


LINCOLN, Mass. – Athena Capital Advisors LLC, a privately owned, independent Registered Investment Advisor serving private clients, foundations and endowments, today announced that Douglas Cohen has joined the firm as a Managing Director leading Athena’s New York City office.

At Athena, Cohen will focus on the delivery of customized investment advisory services, including asset allocation, portfolio construction and other portfolio-management related services.

“We are pleased to have Doug join our expanding team. Over the course of his career, he’s amassed an excellent track record built upon dedication, integrity and care that are directly aligned to Athena’s core values,” said Dr. Lisette Cooper, Founder and Managing Partner of Athena. “Doug’s deep investment expertise and experience will be of great value to all of our clients.”

Mr. Cohen joins Athena from Eachwin Capital where, as a Founding Partner and Portfolio Manager, he developed the firm’s investment approach and oversaw all aspects of portfolio construction and risk management. Cohen previously spent 18 years at Morgan Stanley, where for the last 12 years, he served as Managing Director and Director of the firm’s Strategic Equity Portfolio Program.

“I’m honored to join Athena’s talented team,” said Mr. Cohen “Over the past 20 years, Athena has established a reputation for providing transparent and unbiased investment advisory and OCIO services. I’m looking forward to helping Athena continue to grow its New York presence and
carrying on the firm’s long tradition of providing a differentiated and personalized client experience.”

Mr. Cohen received a BA in Finance from the University of Virginia and an MBA from Harvard University. He is also a board member of JOIN Israel, a not-for-profit organization that works to rescue at-risk youth and impoverished elderly through strategic partnerships with other nonprofits.

About Athena Capital Advisors

Athena Capital Advisors is a privately owned registered investment advisor founded in 1993 by Dr. Lisette Cooper. With $5.5 billion in assets under management, Athena is headquartered in Lincoln, Mass., and has an office in New York City. Athena provides both institutional clients and high net worth families with modern portfolio solutions and unparalleled client service. Athena offers clients investment advisory and management, investment administration and reporting, external chief investment officer, and wealth planning services. Employing a customized, research-driven approach to strategic and tactical asset allocation, Athena delivers solutions tailored to clients’ specific needs. In addition, Athena is a leader in impact investing. For additional information on Athena Capital Advisors, please visit www.athenacapital.com.


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