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Justin Frankel joined "RiverPark": in June of 2013 when the Wavecrest Partners Fund I was converted into the RiverPark Structural Alpha Fund. Prior to co-founding Wavecrest in September of 2008, Justin managed the Structured Investments business at Morgan Stanley. He began his career on the floor of the NYSE working for a Specialist firm before becoming a market maker for a NASDAQ trading firm in the late 1990s. Justin also worked at Merrill Lynch where he helped grow their structured products business before becoming a Private Wealth Advisor at UBS. Justin has a B.A. from Lehigh University in International Relations and was a Martindale Scholar. He is also a regular contributor to Yahoo Finance. In addition, Justin runs his own blog, "The Whipping Post":

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