Mr. Chavez is Chief Financial Officer and Chief Compliance Officer of Lapis Advisers. As Chief Financial Officer, Mr. Chavez is responsible for all financial operations, treasury functions and investor reporting. As Chief Compliance Officer, Mr. Chavez is responsible for ensuring Lapis Advisers complies with all external regulatory requirements and internal policies. Prior to joining Lapis, Mr. Chavez spent seven years at GIC (formerly known as Government of Singapore Investment Corporation), a sovereign wealth fund established by the government of Singapore, where he served as Vice-President and Regional Portfolio Controller responsible for overseeing financial operations, treasury, financial control and reporting functions. Prior to GIC, Mr. Chavez served in a number of accounting and finance roles at Conifer Securities, Colony Capital and Great West Capital Management. Mr. Chavez earned a Bachelor of Arts degree with a concentration in Accounting from The College of Santa Fe and a Masters of Business Administration with a concentration in Finance from the University of Denver.