Northwest Compliance Services provides compliance management, financial operations services, start-up advice and organizational assistance to a variety of hedge funds, fund of funds, broker dealers, portfolio managers and others.
Emily Higson is the founder and principal of Northwest Compliance Services and provides comprehensive compliance and operational support to investment managers throughout the alternative investment industry and around the country.
Prior to founding the company in 2010, Emily worked extensively in fund of funds operations at a boutique Seattle based fund of hedge funds and broker-dealer and also in the portfolio management department of a fund of hedge funds in Santa Barbara. Emily began her career at Credit Suisse in London in 2002 as an analyst in Prime Services.
Emily earned a BA from the University of Washington in 2001.
Emily lives near Seattle and enjoys being outdoors in the Pacific Northwest with her husband and son.