Platinum Partners Value Arbitrage Fund LP ("PPVA") is a multi-strategy fund designed to achieve superior risk-adjusted returns irrespective of the direction of any broader market activity. PPVA deploys assets opportunistically across various strategies, including short term relative value, event driven, and asset based finance. The General Partner believes that superior returns are a function of appropriately managing downside risk and seeks to invest in a mix of uncorrelated strategies. PPVA employs 27 investment and 17 operations professionals.
Platinum Partners ("the Firm") is a New York based investment management group with more than $1 Billion in assets under management. The Firm was founded in 2003 by Mark Nordlicht, an investor with over twenty years of experience in the asset management space. The Firm manages multiple funds, including Platinum Partners Value Arbitrage Fund L.P. ("PPVA"); Platinum Partners Credit Opportunities Master Fund L.P. ("PPCOMF"); Platinum Partners Liquid Opportunity Master Fund L.P. ("PPLO"); Bayberry Consumer Finance Fund LLC and Bayberry Consumer Finance Fund International Ltd. (collectively, "Bayberry"); and Platinum Partners Black Elk Opportunities Fund LLC and Platinum Partners Black Elk Opportunities Fund Intl Ltd. (collectively, "PPBE"). Although each of the aforementioned funds has separate investment advisors, Mr. Nordlicht is the CIO of the investment advisors of PPCOMF, PPVA, and PPLO and a Principal of the investment advisor of PPBE. The CIO of the investment advisor of Bayberry is a Managing Director of PPCO.