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RUDOLPH KLUIBER, CFA®
PORTFOLIO MANAGER


Rudolph Kluiber is a Portfolio Manager at SKK. He was previously a founder and managing member of GRT Capital Partners from 2001-2017. Rudy is primarily involved in the management of accounts that follow the Topaz strategy and the Value strategy. Since 1994, Rudy has managed small cap value equity portfolios. Rudy was the Portfolio Manager of the State Street Research Aurora Fund from the fund’s inception in 1995 until 2001. At the time of his departure from State Street Research in 2001, Rudy managed approximately $3 billion of assets in the Aurora Fund and other accounts. From 1989 to 1994, Rudy was a High Yield Analyst, trader and Assistant Portfolio Manager with the State Street Research High Yield Fund. Rudy holds the Chartered Financial Analyst designation. He holds an A.B. in geology, Cum Laude, from Harvard College and an M.B.A. from the Anderson School of the University of California Los Angeles, where he was the recipient of the prestigious Carter award honoring the top 2% of the class. Rudy is a member of the Supervisory
Board of Royal Wessanen NV, and a director of Nevada Gold & Casinos, Inc.

GREGory FRASER, CFA®
PORTFOLIO MANAGER


Gregory Fraser is a Portfolio Manager at SKK. He is primarily involved in the management of accounts that follow the Topaz strategy. Greg was previously a founder and managing member of GRT Capital Partners from 2001-2017. From 1991 to 2001, he was the Portfolio Manager of the Fidelity Diversified  International Fund which increased in size from approximately $1 million to over $6 billion at the time of his departure.  Prior to becoming a Portfolio Manager at Fidelity Investments, Greg was an analyst there  from 1986 to 1991, and he followed a variety of industries, including textiles and apparel
manufacturers, shoe manufacturers, aerospace and defense companies, steel manufacturers, hotel and gaming companies, conglomerates, and environmental service companies. Greg holds the Chartered Financial Analyst designation. He holds an A.B. in economics, Magna Cum Laude, from Harvard College where he was elected to Phi Beta Kappa and an M.B.A., with Distinction, from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.

BOBBY KUO, CFA®
PORTFOLIO MANAGER


Bobby F. Kuo is a Portfolio Manager and is primarily involved in the management of accounts that follow the Closed-End Opportunities strategy. Bob has been involved with investment management and research since 1993. From 2001 to 2005, he served as a Senior Quantitative Analyst in the Institutional
Equity Group at Fidelity Investments, during which time he developed several advanced quantitative models and tools, was responsible for optimizing hybrid fundamental/quantitative portfolio strategies, and managed a successful market neutral pilot fund. From 2000 to 2001, he was the Portfolio Manager of the Fidelity Stock Selector Fund, which had approximately $1.4 billion in assets. Between 1997 and 2000, Mr. Kuo managed approximately $1.8 billion in US equity sub-portfolios and trust accounts for Fidelity Investments Canada (FICL) and Fidelity Investments International (FIL). Bob also held
other positions in the Quantitative Group at Fidelity Investments from 1993 to 1998. Bob holds an AB in Applied Mathematics/Economics from Harvard College. He also holds the Chartered Financial Analyst designation.

SAMUEL KIDSTON, CFA®
PORTFOLIO MANAGER


Managing Member in the take-private division of SKK (North & Webster SSG). Sam has substantial experience investing in distressed companies and
assets. Mr. Kidston has served as the Chairman of the Board of Directors of several publicly traded companies including Sport-Haley Holdings, Inc. ,
SED International, Inc. and Ezenia! Inc. Mr. Kidston is a member of the Boston Security Analyst Society, Young Presidents Organization, and a past member of the National Association of Corporate Directors. Mr. Kidston earned a B.A. from Wesleyan University and is a Chartered Financial Analyst charter holder.

dennis crowley
OPERATING PARTNER


Operating partner in the take-private division of SKK (North & Webster SSG). Dennis was previously a Founder of Apollo Security International. After
negotiating a successful sale to Allied Universal, he served as Senior Vice President of the Integration Technology Group at the multi-billion-dollar global
business. Dennis holds a bachelor’s degree from the University of Massachusetts-Amherst, a CSS in Business Administration from Harvard University,
and a JD, cum laude, from Suffolk University Law School.