Warren Tye

Investment Officer

Warren Tye is an Investment Officer at the Helmsley Charitable Trust. He is responsible for thematic research, manager research, investment due diligence, and portfolio construction within traditional long only, hedge fund, private equity, and venture capital segments of the Trust’s investment program.

Prior to joining Helmsley, Warren was with Optima Fund Management where he managed both commingled and advisory portfolios of hedge funds within a $4.5 billion firm. He also sat on the firm’s asset allocation committee and was responsible for formulating medium term views on equity, fixed income, commodity, and currency markets across all regions. Warren started his career with Kellogg Capital Group as an options market maker on the NYSE and AMEX.

Warren received a B.A. from Hobart College with a concentration in History and Mathematics, and is also a CFA charter holder. He is involved with numerous charitable organizations in and around New York City such as Robin Hood, Trees New York, and the Bronx Charter School.