Clayton Cheek

Elevation Marketing Advisory


Clayton joined the Elevation Market Advisory team in 2021. Clayton began his career as an Associate at Kidder Peabody responsible for research due diligence on alternative investment managers. Clayton transitioned to Chesapeake Capital Corp, a Commodity Trading Advisor seeded by Kidder Peabody, and became Head Trader covering global commodity, FX, and financial futures markets. Over the past 20 years, Clayton has led institutional and retail sales teams for industry leading firms such as Ivy Asset Management, Man Investments, and Onex Credit Partners. Most recently, Clayton helped build a financial technology business focused on streamlining private placement alternative investments for financial advisors. Clayton received a Batten Scholarship to attend Old Dominion University and graduated with BS degree with a dual major in Finance and Economics.

Today Clayton enjoys time outdoors with his family playing golf, paddle boarding, and occasionally embarrassing them by riding his skateboard.

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