Team Members

Experience means not having to follow the crowd

The Consequent Capital Management Team includes members who have excelled at the largest & most respected investment management and advisory firms in the world.

Consequent Capital Management believes we’ve built the best investment management and investment consulting firm. Our team has excelled at some of the largest and most respected investment management and advisory firms in the world, including multi-billion dollar asset management firms such as Invesco, US Trust, Merrill Lynch and Aon Hewitt.

 

Ken Simon, Chief Executive Officer and Chief Compliance Officer

Ken Simon has more than 40 years’ experience as a judge, litigator, and mediator. Ken worked for several years in the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission’s Division of Enforcement in Washington, D.C., where he was an Assistant Director of Enforcement as well as Branch Chief. He is a member of Best Lawyers in America, the National Academy of Distinguished Neutrals, Alabama SuperLawyers, Mid-South SuperLawyers, the Academy of Court-Appointed Masters, and is a Fellow of the Alabama Law Foundation and the Birmingham Bar Foundation. His law firm, Ken Simon Law, is recognized in Best Law Firms in Alabama. In 2017, he received the MLK Dream Keepers Award for Social Justice, as presented by the Southern Christian Leadership Conference.
 

Scott Cha-Choe, Chief Operating Officer and Chief Financial Officer

As a member of the Executive Management Team, Scott Cha-Choe is responsible for Finance and Business Strategy. He joined Consequent Capital Management during the post-asset purchase period to assist the Board of Directors with Organizational Transformation and Business Development. Prior to joining Consequent, Scott was First Vice President of Middle Market Commercial Lending at Bank of Hope overseeing the Georgia-Southeast Market was responsible for developing new markets in Private Equity, Venture Capital and Life Science & Technology Banking. Mr. Cha-Choe is a graduate of the Marshall School of Business at the University of Southern California where he majored in Business Administration and Finance. He also has a dual bachelor’s degree in History-emphasis on East Asian Studies.
 

Cyril Theccanat, President and Chief Investment Officer

Cyril Theccanat has 30 years of experience in the institutional investment management business as a portfolio manager, trader, quantitative analyst, strategist and Chief Investment Officer. Before joining Consequent, Cyril was President and Chief Investment Officer of Smith Graham & Company where the firm’s institutional assets under management grew from $2 billion to more than $5 billion over a period of ten years. Mr. Theccanat holds a Master of Business Administration degree in Finance from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania, Master of Engineering degree in Systems Engineering from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, and Bachelor of Engineering Degree in Electrical Engineering from Stony Brook University.
 

DeLisa Peters Boyd, Director of Business Development

DeLisa Peters Boyd serves at Consequent Capital Management in the firm’s Business Development & Civic Engagement group. Prior to Consequent, DeLisa was founder of D&E Consultants a project management firm. Her experience includes roles in sales, operations, planning and merchandising for Highland Capital Partners as Vice-President for Olly Shoes. She was Vice President at Caleres for consumer goods brands Vera Wang Lavender Label, Sam Edelman and Franco Sarto. She held the role of Senior Director for Polo Ralph Lauren Corporation’s footwear division. DeLisa received an Associate of Applied Science degree in Design & Merchandising from The Craft Fashion Institute.
 

Ademir Zećo, CAIA, Managing Director, Manager Research & Alternative Funds

Ademir Zećo has over 17 years of experience in the investment industry and leads due diligence, selection, and monitoring efforts pertaining to alternative investment managers and strategies including, but not limited to, hedge funds, private equity, real estate, infrastructure and credit managers. He is extensively involved in advising clients regarding alternative investment portfolio structure and risk management and has oversight responsibilities for the firm’s multi-strategy alternatives fund of funds vehicles. Mr. Zećo was previously a Senior Research Consultant at Aon Hewitt, focusing on hedge fund due diligence. Mr. Zećo earned a Bachelor of Science, Financial Services Management, Johnson & Wales University and holds certification as Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst (CAIA) and is a CFA Level II Candidate.