Esther E. Goodman
Chief Compliance Officer
Ms. Goodman joined Della Parola in July 2021 as Chief Compliance Officer, bringing to the firm more than 40 years of experience in all facets of the alternative investment industry. As CCO she is primarily responsible for the development and implementation of appropriate compliance policies and procedures. Since 2014, Ms. Goodman is also a co-Founder and Managing Director of Conyers Group, LLC, advising hedge fund managers and CTAs on strategy, marketing, organization, and operations; offering outsourced COO and CCO services to Investment Advisers CTAs, and broker-dealers; and providing non-executive directorship services to hedge funds. From July 1986 until April 2014, Ms. Goodman was the Senior Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of The Kenmar Group (which became The Kenmar Olympia Group in April 2012), where she led the front and back-office operations of the firm, served as Chief Compliance Officer of the firm’s broker dealer and directed compliance for the firm’s registered investment adviser, commodity pool operator and commodity trading advisor entities. Ms. Goodman was also a member of the Investment Committee and Chairman of its Operational Risk Committee. Prior to joining The Kenmar Group, Ms. Goodman served as a marketing executive at Commodities Corp. in Princeton, N.J. Ms. Goodman was a Founding member and Director of the Managed Futures Trade Association from 1987-1991 and a Director of the Managed Futures Association from 1991-1995, predecessor organizations to the Managed Funds Association (MFA).
Ms. Goodman holds a B.A in Psychology from Stanford University in Stanford, California. She currently serves on the National Board of the Diabetes Research Institute Foundation and is a founder and Director of the Stacy Joy Goodman Memorial Foundation.