Michael Boboshko, is a NAIMA Director and is Head of the Hedge Fund Committee. He is a US citizen of Russian background, and while born and educated in the US, has spent the bulk of his professional career in Russia. For the past few years he has been an independent consultant helping local clients properly structure and launch alternative investment fund structures, including hedge funds, PE funds and family offices; before going off on his own, Michael spent over 15 years working in a wide array of different capacities in the investment banking industry for both international financial services companies (ABN Amro, FIM Group) and local banks and boutique investment firms (Alfa Bank, Sovlink Securities, AIOC Capital). Michael is the Managing Director of Moscow Hedge Fund Managers' Club. He is widowed and has two children; he is bi-lingual and bi-cultural.