Manfred Yu | Chief Operating Officer | Chief Compliance Officer | Managing Director

Manfred Yu joined Acuta Capital in 2014 and serves as the Chief Operating Officer and Chief Compliance Officer via MWY Fund Services, LLC, a company Manfred founded to provide back office services to hedge funds and venture capital funds.  Manfred has over 20 years of experience in private equity and hedge fund management with responsibilities including finance & operations, principal investing & deal structuring, valuation, investor relations and compliance.

Prior to Acuta Capital, Manfred was a partner with CAI Managers & Co., LP, a mid-market private equity firm where he spent 17 years, and during which time he founded and served as President of CAI’s Canadian subsidiary in Toronto. Manfred began his career in investment banking with Merrill Lynch & Co. where he worked on public and private issuances of equity, debt and equity-linked securities. He spent two years at New Street Capital Corporation, a New York based merchant bank that invested in high yield debt, distressed debt and private equity.  Manfred also spent three years as a Senior Director at Visa Inc.

Manfred obtained a B.A. in Economics from Stanford University.