Paul Britton is the founder and Chief Executive Officer of Capstone. Mr. Britton runs the overall strategy and direction of Capstone.
Mr. Britton began his career with Saratoga Limited trading options on London’s LIFFE exchange in 1994 and co-founded the private trading partnership Mako Global Derivatives in 1999 in the U.K. In 2001, he moved to New York to set up and manage their U.S. operations. Subsequently, Mr. Britton bought the U.S. operations of the Mako Group to form Capstone in 2004. Leveraging the firm’s experience in the options and derivative markets, Capstone managed partners’ capital from 2004 to 2007 as a proprietary trading group. Capstone Investment Advisors was formed and opened to institutional client capital in March 2007 as a fund seeking to capitalize on perceived inefficiencies in the pricing of volatility across global derivatives markets.
Mr. Britton is a Partner and member of the Investment, Management, and Compensation Committees at Capstone. Mr. Britton received a Bachelor’s Degree from London Metropolitan University.