Mr. Thorne is a Managing Director and the Global Chief Operating Officer of Fortress Investment Group's Liquid Markets Hedge Fund business. He is responsible for infrastructure and support functions including Accounting, Treasury, Middle Office, Operations, and Technology. Mr. Thorne is a member of the Liquid Markets' Management and Risk Committees as well as the Fortress Management Committee and is actively involved in firm-wide infrastructure planning and business development.
Before joining Fortress, Mr. Thorne was the Chief Operating Officer and Chief Compliance Officer of MissionPoint Investment Partners, a long/short equity manager. Prior to MissionPoint, Mr. Thorne served as Treasurer and Head of Middle Office for Raptor Capital Management, a long/short equity manager that spun out of Tudor Investment Corporation. He began his career at Tudor Investment Corporation, where he spent over eight years serving in various Middle and Back Office capacities in the firm's New York, London and Greenwich Offices.
Mr. Thorne graduated with a B.S. in Banking and Finance from Hofstra University.