Moshkounian joins Constellation Advisers

Constellation Advisers LLC said Aug. 9 that it named Lusine Moshkounian as managing director of its Regulatory and Compliance Group leading its western region regulatory and compliance practice. Moshkounian was previously vice president at Cordium.


SAN FRANCISCO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Constellation Advisers, LLC (“Constellation”), a premier investment management consultancy firm, announced that it has named Lusine Moshkounian as Managing Director of its Regulatory and Compliance Group leading its western region regulatory and compliance practice. She will be based out of Constellation’s San Francisco office. The hiring of Ms. Moshkounian signals the continuing commitment to providing clients with unparalleled expertise as Constellation increases its footprint in California and the western region, as well as the expansion of its regulatory and compliance practice overall.
“Lusine brings over 20 years of experience within the regulatory and compliance field and knowledge of the local market, and we are thrilled to have her onboard. Her strong leadership and practical skills will be of benefit to our team and our clients on the West Coast and across the US,” said Boris Onefater, CEO and Managing Partner of Constellation.
Ms. Moshkounian joins Constellation after serving as Vice President at Cordium, and previously as Legal Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer at Legato Capital Management, LLC. Ms. Moshkounian also spent nearly eight years at the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”) as a Supervisory General Attorney and Attorney-Adviser. Prior to the SEC, Ms. Moshkounian was an attorney at Morgan, Lewis & Bockius, LLP serving investment management clients, a compliance analyst with BA Investment Services, Inc., and an examiner with FINRA. She earned her Juris Doctorate from Tulane Law School and a Masters of Law from Boston University School of Law. Ms. Moshkounian is admitted to the California and Pennsylvania (inactive) Bar.
Commenting on her new role, Ms. Moshkounian stated, “I am excited to be joining the Constellation team. Constellation is a leader in our industry with an exceptional reputation for quality work and client service. I look forward to making my mark on the continuing growth of Constellation on the West Coast and across the US.”
“Lusine brings with her years of experience and leadership to our team. We are thrilled to have Lusine join our team here on the West Coast. My partners and I are viewing this as an endorsement of our strategy when the firm is able to attract high quality professionals such as Lusine. She will be a core member of our leadership team. Her experience can only serve to bolster our service offerings and execution model within the marketplace,” said Greg Farrington, Partner and President of Constellation.
Constellation Advisers, LLC is a premier investment management consultancy with a customized boutique firm approach. Founded in 2008, the firm draws from decades of experience in investment management and financial services, and provides regulatory and compliance advisory services, expert advice, and value-added services to a range of traditional and alternative investment management firms, their investors, and their service providers, including hedge funds, private equity, venture capital funds, family offices, mutual funds, fund of funds, among others. With its headquarters in New York and centers of excellence in San Francisco and Dallas, Constellation services over 250 clients in the US and across the globe.