Phil Pilibosian is a Managing Director at U.S. Capital Advisors. Previously Phil was a co-founder, President and Chief Investment Officer of Condera Advisors, which was acquired by U.S. Capital Advisors. Mr. Pilibosian began managing portfolios of hedge funds in August 2003 when Condera launched its first fund of funds, Condera Absolute Return Strategies, L.P. Mr. Pilibosian oversaw the management of Condera’s alternative investment portfolios, as well as the daily operations of Condera.
Before joining Redstone in 2003, Phil was with the law firm of Cleary, Gottlieb, Steen & Hamilton in New York as well as Mayer Brown in Houston, Texas. During his legal career, Phil was actively involved in structuring, creating and advising clients on investing in hedge funds, private equity funds and other alternative investment products, including several large investment banks and one of the largest European pension funds. Additionally, Phil specialized in corporate bankruptcy, mergers and acquisitions, and general securities law, counseling institutions across the world in these areas.
Mr. Pilibosian received his B.A., cum laude, from Vanderbilt University, his JD, summa cum laude, from Tulane Law School, and his MBA, Beta Gamma Sigma, from Tulane University’s A.B. Freeman School of Business. Mr. Pilibosian is an occasional speaker at hedge fund symposiums and seminars and sits on the Board of the Texas Hedge Fund Association.