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Gordon McBean

Chief Executive Officer, Cambria Capital, LLC

Mr. McBean joined Cambria Capital in June 2016. He is also Chairman of Digital Offering LLC, a FINRA member investment bank that focuses on raising capital for growth stage companies. Mr. McBean is also the former President of Euro Pacific Capital, Inc., a FINRA Member that is a full service investment bank. Prior to joining Euro Pacific, Mr. McBean was Director of Research at Roth Capital Partners, a FINRA member investment bank dedicated to the small-cap public market.
 
A native of Scotland, Mr. McBean has been active in the securities industry for over 27 years and has served in various capacities at Lehman Brothers, Wells Fargo, Van Kasper and Friedman, Billings, Ramsey. He received his B.A. in Business Economics from Paisley University in Scotland and is a CFA Charterholder. He is a member of the CFA Institute and the CFA Society of Orange County and holds FINRA 7, 24, 27, 63, 65, 79, 86, 87 and 99 licenses.
gmcbean@cambriacapital.com
 
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Louis A. Bevilacqua

General Counsel, Cambria Capital, LLC  

Mr. Bevilacqua is the founder and Managing Partner of Bevilacqua PLLC, a boutique corporate and securities law firm. Bevilacqua is also the President and General Counsel of Digital Offering LLC, a FINRA member investment bank that focuses on raising capital for growth companies.
 
Mr. Bevilacqua has been a corporate and securities lawyer for over 20 years and was a partner at international law firms Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP and Thelen LLP. He has broad experience representing underwriters and issuers in public offerings and private placements of securities, and representing issuers in Exchange Act compliance, angel and venture capital financings, and other areas of equity and debt financing.
 
Mr. Bevilacqua graduated Cum Laude from Fordham University and obtained a Juris Doctor from Fordham University School of Law where was a member of the Order of Coif. Mr. Bevilacqua is Chambers ranked in Capital Markets (International Firms) (Experts Based Abroad) and USA Capital Markets: Debt & Equity (Foreign Experts). Mr. Bevilacqua holds series 7, 24 and 63 licenses.
lbevilacqua@cambriacapital.com
 
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Joel M. Vanderhoof

President, Cambria Capital, LLC

Mr. Vanderhoof is the head of equity sales and trading for Cambria Capital.  In addition, Mr. Vanderhoof is a Portfolio Manager of IQ Capital Management, CTA, and an associated person with a registered introducing broker and Member of NFA called OPTIONiQ, LLC since February 2013. Prior to joining Cambria, Mr. Vanderhoof served as Vice President of Sales at Alpine Securities, Inc., a registered broker-dealer based in Salt Lake City, Utah that is a member FINRA.

At Alpine Securities, Mr. Vanderhoof was involved in training and hiring of new representatives, expanding sales, conducting due diligence with respect to potential investment opportunities, trading and market making in securities and managing a large network of retail and institutional clients.
 
Prior to joining Alpine Securities, he worked for Colonial Stock Transfer where he assisted in company stock issuances and stock transfers.  He began his career with Security Direct as a sales manager in 1999.  Mr. Vanderhoof holds the Series 7, 24, 55, 3, 4, 63 and 66 securities licenses.
jv@cambriacapital.com
 
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Sean C.  Lawson
Chief Compliance Officer, Cambria Capital, LLC

Sean Lawson has been the Chief Compliance Officer for Cambria Capital, LLC since March 2017.  In this role, he is overseeing the firm’s regulatory reporting and compliance oversight, as well as assisting in supervision of all licensed staff in their sales, operations, and retail activities.  He also contributes in the firm’s executive management and strategic planning.  He is also currently serving as Chief Compliance Officer for Digital Offering, LLC; FFIN Securities, Inc.; Standard Investment Chartered, Inc.; and Buttonwood Tree Management, LLC.

Sean previously served as President and Chief Compliance Officer for Vertical Capital Securities, LLC; and Vertical Capital Asset Management, LLC.  As President and CCO of these firms, he was responsible for the daily management, supervision, and regulatory reporting.

Sean has been a licensed professional in the securities industry for 22 years working with notable firms such as Merrill Lynch, PaineWebber, Quick and Reilly, Linsco Private Ledger ‘LPL’, and First Allied Securities. His experience with these firms has included the roles of Financial Advisor, Product Marketing, Compliance, and Supervision. He currently holds FINRA 7, 24, 63, and 65 licenses.

He is a graduate of the Robert O. Anderson School of Management at the University of New Mexico, having obtained a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in Finance. He is married and currently lives in Salt Lake City, Utah with his wife and daughter.
 
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Shane R. Philbrick

CFO & COO, Cambria Capital, LLC

Prior to joining Cambria Capital, Mr. Philbrick was a Registered Representative for Wachovia Securities.

In 2002 he entered the securities business as the Finance and Operations Principal and Branch Manager for Eagle Gate Securities.  At Eagle Gate Securities, Mr. Philbrick was responsible for financial reconciliation, coordination of annual audit and preparation of financial budgets. 

In addition to many of the brokerage functions mentioned above he handled supervision of brokers, customer suitability and compliance with firm and industry regulations. Mr. Philbrick received his undergraduate degree in Finance and his MBA, beta gamma sigma, at the University of Utah David Eccles school of Business. Mr. Philbrick holds the Series 4, 7, 24, 27, 53 and 66 securities licenses. 
sp@cambriacapital.com

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Michael P. Warren

Investment Banking Associate, Cambria Capital, LLC

Mr. Warren is a Registered Representative and Investment Banking Associate at Cambria Capital.

From January 2008 through July 2013, Mr. Warren was a registered representative of J.P. Morgan Securities, a FINRA member firm. Mr. Warren was an Analyst and Associate of J.P. Morgan Securities, Mr. Warren’s primary areas of focus included quantitative analysis, derivatives modeling, option valuation, portfolio and enterprise risk management, market research and capital markets execution on over $10 billion of senior managed transactions for the firm’s public finance, higher education and healthcare clients.
 
Currently, Mr. Warren is Chief Portfolio Manager of IQ Capital Management, CTA, and an associated person with a registered introducing broker and Member of NFA called OPTIONiQ, LLC since May 2014. Mr. Warren holds a series 7, 63 and 3 licenses. Warren holds an MBA, with a concentration in Finance, from the University of Rochester and a Bachelor of Science in Economics from the University of Utah.
mwarren@cambriacapital.com
 
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