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Member Spotlight - Jay Ramey; PrimeAlpha

Tuesday, July 21, 2020  
Posted by: Allison Shapiro
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We post our Member Spotlight each month to recognize exemplary members of the CalALTs community. This month's Member Spotlight is Jay Ramey from PrimeAlpha. You can read the full interview with Jay below. Are you interested in being our next member spotlight or know a colleague who may be a good fit? Click here to submit your spotlight!


Current Endeavors and Background


Where are you from originally? Where do you reside now?

I am a native from San Diego and current living in Cardiff-by-the-Sea.


What is your current role and focus relative to alternative investments?

I'm currently Partner and the Chief Business Development Officer for PrimeAlpha. I help alternative investment managers and investors discover and connect with each other.


What are you passionate about?

I am passionate about my family, helping people, and growing businesses.

What do you find most rewarding about your career?

I love the alternative investment industry, its diversity, the people, and the constant change that keeps me learning and growing to better serve my clients.

CalALTs Leadership 


What do you value most about CalALTs?

I am very impressed with the events, networking opportunities, and information that is available, as well as the membership base. It has helped me connect locally to a lot of great people. The organization does invaluable work to support the alternative investment community on the West Coast.

Advice for Young Professionals 


What advice do you have for young people getting started in the biz?

This is a great industry with a lot of opportunity. Find smart people to work with who will push your skills and listen for ways to add value that others are overlooking. It is important to find work that aligns with your values and allows you to take risks. Always be networking, reach out to people, and maintain the relationships throughout your career.


Fun Fact to Share 


What else are you passionate about personally?

When I am not working, my time is spent with family and the outdoors. I always try to find ways to get to the beach for walks, surfing, or fishing. I am a big sports fan, primarily football and baseball, GO Padres. I also love a great road trip.

Interested in a member spotlight or think another member may be a good fit? Submit your spotlight here.


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