Chaya F. Slain

Director of Hedge Funds


Chaya F. Slain is Director of Hedge Funds. Chaya is responsible for sourcing, evaluating and monitoring Parkwood’s hedge fund investments. Chaya joined Parkwood in 2007 as an Investment Analyst.

Prior to joining Parkwood, Chaya worked as an Associate in the Investment Banking Division at Goldman Sachs in New York.  She joined as an analyst in corporate finance where she participated in mergers and acquisitions and equity and debt financings as well as client service projects.  

Chaya earned a BA in Mathematics from Columbia University (Cum Laude).  Chaya has earned the CFA (Chartered Financial Analyst) and CAIA (Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst) designations.  She earned aiCIO’s prestigious Forty Under Forty award in 2014 and the NextGen award in 2018.

Chaya and her husband, Roger, reside in Beachwood, Ohio with their six children.

Parkwood Board of Directors

Morton L. Mandel
Chairman and CEO
Stuart D. Neidus
Retired CEO, Anthony & Sylvan Pools Corporation
Thomas A. Mandel
Vice Chairman; Founder, President and General Manager, Rubber City Radio Group
Peter E. Raskind
Former Chairman and CEO of National City Corporation
Scott S. Cowen
Vice Chairman; President Emeritus Tulane University
Jehuda Reinharz
President, Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel Foundation; former President, Brandeis University
Robert C. Beyer
Principal, Kingsland Capital Management
Michael A. Ritter
Retired Partner, Ernst & Young
David Heller
Principal, The NRP Group
Jerry Sue Thornton
President Emeritus, Cuyahoga Community College
Kenneth G. Hochman
Managing Member, KGH Consulting
Stephen J. Weinberg
President and CEO, Weinberg Wealth Management
Stephen H. Hoffman
President Emeritus, Jewish Federation of Cleveland