Victoria L. Vallancourt
Chief Operating Officer and Chief Compliance Officer
Victoria L. Vallancourt is the Chief Operating Officer and Chief Compliance Officer of GIA Partners, LLC (“GIA”). She has the primary responsibility for the implementation and monitoring of the firm’s compliance policy, practices and recordkeeping for the firm. Ms. Vallancourt oversees the administration of the portfolios managed by GIA. She acts as a liaison between GIA and outside administrators. Ms. Vallancourt joined Reich & Tang Capital Management Group (“RTAM”) in 1990. During her tenure at RTAM she held various positions within the Portfolio Administration department. In 2000 she assumed responsibility for Global Investment Advisor’s portfolio administration process. Ms. Vallancourt received a BBA in Accounting from Adelphi University.
Hakema Foster is a Portfolio Administrator at GIA Partners, LLC (“GIA”). Ms. Foster has over 25 years of experience in Portfolio Administration and Operations. Prior to joining GIA, she was an Operations Manager at Eidesis Capital LLC, since 2006. Previously, she worked with GIA’s investment team as a Fixed Income Administration Manager at Global Investment Advisors (a division of Reich & Tang Asset Management). Ms. Foster also served as a Performance Analyst at ING Furman Selz, and Manager, Portfolio Administration at Reich & Tang Asset Management. Ms. Foster attended LaGuardia College and studied Business Management –Finance.
EJ Franklin is IT Manager at GIA Partners, LLC (“GIA”). Previously, he was a Software Quality Assurance Engineer at MediaFriends, Inc. Mr. Franklin graduated from Tufts University with a dual BA in Mathematics and Philosophy respectively, and a minor in Computer Science.
Portfolio Accounting Analyst
ZOE (XIAOYUN) ZHU is a Portfolio Accounting Analyst at GIA Partners, LLC (GIA). Ms. Zhu provides support to the Portfolio Administration team. Prior to GIA, she was a Wealth Management Credit Risk Intern at UBS Hong Kong from June to August 2015, where she conducted a review of life insurance lending book and revamped the life insurance lending database. Ms. Zhu also interned with GIA from July 2014 to April 2015. She graduated from New York University with a BA in Mathematics and Economics in 2016. Ms. Zhu is fluent in Mandarin.