Managing Member and Chief Information Officer in New York
Melissa Ko Hahn is the Managing Member of Covepoint Capital Advisors, LLC, and serves as the Chief Investment Officer of its flagship, the Covepoint Emerging Markets Macro Fund. Melissa Ko Hahn attended the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, where she earned her Bachelor’s degree in chemical engineering. Shortly after, she obtained her MBA from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania.
Before opening Covepoint Capital Advisors, LLC, Melissa Ko Hahn worked as Senior Managing Director at Bear Stearns & Co., where she was inspired to begin her own hedge fund. At its peak, Covepoint Capital Advisors LLC managed more than $2.4 billion, indicating her knowledge and expertise of the industry. In 2013, Melissa Ko Hahn transitioned to a family office, after realizing her desire to take on longer-term investment views without the concern of increasingly overbearing regulatory requirements.
Melissa Ko Hahn lives and works in New York City, with her husband Doug Hahn and their two children. Together they have grown to love its pace, culture, food, and architecture. Melissa Ko and Doug Hahn have grown fond of the various cuisines that the city offers over their years as residents.
Melissa Ko and Doug Hahn are actively involved in philanthropy through the Melissa Ko and Douglas Hahn Charitable Trust, established in 2007.
The Foundation seeks to fund programs that promote solutions through community-based social services, education and health & medicine research. It also supports programs that aim to enrich the lives of the local community through the Arts and organizations that are focused on advancing individual freedom around the world.
Melissa Ko Hahn has a passion for music, particularly in chamber and classical music. Her passion for music has led her to become a board member at the Metropolitan Opera, which she continues today. Melissa is also a member of the MIT Corporation Development Committee and also serves on the board at the Fifth Avenue Presbyterian Church.
To learn more about Melissa Ko Hahn and her professional background, visit her professional website at MelissaKo.com.