Tal Haparnas
Managing Member, Robust Capital (SFO)

Tal Haparnas is a family office executive, trader, and author who moved to Beijing from the United States over 10 years ago to capitalize on the country’s economic boom. Over the last decade Tal has established a broad and diverse network as a byproduct of his travels throughout Asia and by leveraging existing relationships within the political, economic and capital markets communities.

Tal is the author of a newsletter furnished to institutional investors and family offices that provides timely insight of the global markets with an on-the-ground perspective from China. This has gained him consulting experience and a source of guidance to some of the world’s largest institutional investors.

Earlier in his career Tal worked as a principal trader of foreign securities with risk management oversight of other traders at global brokerage houses Knight Capital Group and Jefferies & Co., where he gained extensive experience handling multi-million dollar capital allocations and producing steady, non-correlated returns, with low volatility in all market cycles and across borders.