Mindy Posoff

Managing Director, Golden Seeds

Mindy-PosoffMindy M. Posoff is a Managing Director and member of Golden Seeds, an investment firm whose network is dedicated to investing in early stage companies with diverse management teams.  She is also the Founder of Traversent Capital Partners, LLC, a consulting firm focusing on strategic solutions for hedge funds and asset management firms.

Ms. Posoff is a senior financial services professional with expertise in strategic development and institutional sales and marketing. She has over 20 years experience with top-tier global financial services organizations.

Prior to Traversent and Golden Seeds, Ms. Posoff was one of the three co-founders of NewMarket Capital Partners, LLC, an investment management company focusing on absolute return strategies for the institutional investor. She was the firm’s Chief Operating and Compliance Officer as well as Co-Head of Sales and Marketing.

Previously, Ms. Posoff was a Vice President at E*Trade, where she was a key leader in business development and was instrumental in expanding the firm’s strategic asset gathering initiatives as well as developing alternative distribution channels for the online broker. She served on the board of directors for E*Trade Asset Management, E*Trade Advisory Services, and E*Advisor.com. Prior to E*Trade, Ms. Posoff was a Director at Credit Suisse First Boston and an institutional sales manager of the structured product sales group.

Ms. Posoff is a Trustee of The HighMark Mutual Funds, a member of Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group.  She is also Chair of the Board of Directors of AboutOne, an on line family management company and a member of the Board of Directors of 100 Women in Hedge Funds.  Additionally Ms. Posoff is a Member-Director of the Samuel S. Fels Fund, a member of the Board of Managers of The Philadelphia Foundation and a member of Springboard Enterprises’ Council of National Advisors.  In 2007, Ms. Posoff was appointed by Pennsylvania Governor Edward G. Rendell to the Board of Trustees of Salus University. She has an MBA from The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania and a B.A. from Beloit College.