Jonathan S. Bean
Jonathan co-founded two asset management businesses - Hampden Insurance Partners Management (Cayman) Limited, a first of its kind third party institutional capital provider to the Lloyd's market in London, and HBV Capital Management LLC, an event driven asset management firm with peak assets under management of $1.2 billion and offices in New York, London and Hong Kong before being sold to The Bank of New York Mellon Corporation in 2006. Jonathan helped build these businesses through a disciplined approach to investing and client-centric product development. Jonathan's asset management and merchant banking background include serving as Director of Allen & Company LLC where he managed alternative funds as well as invested the firm's and his own capital in several successful private investments. Before Allen & Company, Jonathan assisted with forestry and investment management for his family's company, W.R. Bean & Son, Inc., a firm founded in 1894 by his great-grandfather. Jonathan currently serves as Director of Hampden Insurance Partners Management, President and Chief Executive Officer of W.R. Bean & Son, and President of J.S. Bean & Son, his family's investment and administrative office.