Cole Wilcox is the Founder, Chief Executive Officer, and Chief Investment Officer of Longboard Asset Management. He is responsible for overseeing all investment strategies and for setting the strategic direction of the firm. Prior to this, he served as Chief Investment Officer for Blackstar Funds, responsible for its global investment portfolio. Wilcox is a recognized leader in the alternative investment industry with over 21 years of experience in hedge fund investment strategies. His coverage of trend following strategies began in the late 1990s.