Marc Goodman joined the Advisory Board of Martin Fund Management in December 2021. He has built a successful and distinguished career in the commodities and alternative investment industries, earning a reputation for integrity and entrepreneurial innovation.
Mr. Goodman is also a Managing Director and co-founder of Conyers Group LLC, advising hedge fund managers on business strategy and organization. He serves as an Independent Director/Trustee and advisor to BDCs, SPACs, asset management firms and hedge funds. Mr. Goodman began his career at Pasternak, Baum and Co., Inc., a global dealer of cash commodities where he was a Vice President and Director. In 1983, he left to form The Kenmar Group, an independent fund of funds manager where he served as President and Co-Chief Investment Officer until the firm was sold in 2014.
Mr. Goodman is the Chairman of the Stacy Joy Goodman Memorial Foundation, a non-profit charity he co-founded in 1994 in memory of his daughter Stacy, who passed away at the age of 17 due to complications from Type-1 diabetes. The Foundation is committed to finding a cure for this disease. Mr. Goodman is also a Director, member of the Executive Committee, and a past Chairman, of the Diabetes Research Institute Foundation.
Mr. Goodman graduated from the Bernard M. Baruch School of Business of the City University of New York with a BBA degree and an MBA in Finance and Investments. He was awarded an Economics and Finance Department Fellowship during his studies.