People

Ty Popplewell

Ty Popplewell

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Ty Popplewell is Chief Executive Officer of Paragon Intel, a SaaS platform that provides management analytics solutions for businesses. He focuses on management analytics in the alternative data and ESG space, and has over 15 years of experience in investment and advisory roles. Prior to his role at Paragon, Ty was Co-Founder and Managing Partner of Kortright Capital Management, where he implemented long, short and event driven investing over a six year period. At Kortright, he successfully generated 14% annualized returns with 12% stock selection alpha. Previously, Ty held Analyst roles at Och Ziff Capital Management and Goldman Sachs. Ty is on the Board of 100cameras, a non-profit supporting children from around the world who have experienced challenging circumstances in telling their stories through photography.

Professional Experience


Academic History

EARLY CAREER

  • He was a Vice President for Barclay's Proprietary Trading Group - Industrials.

  • He was a Senior Analyst for Och-Ziff's Industrial Long/Short Equity Team and an Investment Banking Analyst for Goldman Sachs. 

 

AWARDS AND RECOGNITION

  • CV Magazine’s Hedge Fund Performance Award, 2016

  • CV Magazine’s Executive of the Year Award, 2016

  • Best Pooled Investment Manager, 2016

  • Corporate America Magazine Hedge Fund Manager of the Year, 2016

  • Wealth and Finance International Best in Funds, 2016

  • Wealth and Finance International Best Event-Driven Investment Framework, 2016

  • Acquisition International / BarclayHedge Best Pooled Investment Manager, 2016

 

AFFILIATIONS AND INVOLVEMENT

  • Chairman of the Board, 100cameras

  • Board of Trustees, Trinity Grace Church Tribeca

  • Board Member, Paragon Intel

 

MEDIA AND APPEARANCES

  • Ty has been quoted in Bloomberg, Associated Press News and ABC.

  • He has also appeared as a guest on Real Vision.