Endurance Strategies 2014 Southeast Investment Summit

Endurance Strategies, LLC was founded in 2010 and is led by President and CEO Andres Sandate. The firm has three divisions including product development and servicing via Endurance Fund Services, LLC; advisory solutions via Endurance Strategies Institutional Consulting Group, LLC; and capital solutions via Endurance Securities, a Division of Aurora Capital LLC.

Endurance Fund Services, LLC is a fund administrator and sponsors a multiple series trust called Endurance Series Trust. As the sponsor of a shared trust, Endurance Fund Services helps advisers create, launch and service their own branded '40 Act mutual funds, ETFs and other Registered Investment Company (RIC) products. In 2013 Endurance Fund Services launched two ’40 Act mutual funds inside Endurance Series Trust.

Endurance Strategies Institutional Consulting Group is an investment adviser focusing exclusively on advising Family Offices, RIAs, Broker-Dealers, and Institutions how to best identify, due diligence, access and implement alternative investments. Endurance Strategies Institutional Consulting Group provides a variety of consulting services and offers highly customized solutions to implement traditional hedge fund strategies, private equity, real estate, natural resources, credit strategies, and the fast growing liquid alternatives and registered fund marketplace ('40 Act Alternative Mutual Funds, Actively Managed ETFs and more).

Andres Sandate is a registered representative of Endurance Securities, a Division of Aurora Capital LLC with active Series 7, 63, 65 and 79 securities licenses and provides capital solutions services to investment advisers.

Andres Sandate is a Kansas native who has worked in the financial services industry since 2006. Formerly an investment banker with SunTrust Robinson Humphrey and Regions Capital Markets, Andres earned his BS and MBA from The University of Kansas. As an expert in the alternative investment industry Andres is a frequent speaker and presenter on the topic of alternative investments.