EXPERIENCED LEADERSHIP
MODERN THINKING


Our experienced team is the engine of innovation behind our flexible,
risk-managed investment solutions.

FOUNDED IN

1996


Successfully navigating bull and bear markets for more than twenty years.
MANAGER TO

4


Institutional, risk-managed mutual funds across four asset classes.
OVER

800 Million


In assets under management across Institutional SMAs, private clients, and institutional mutual funds.
LEVERAGING

40+ Years


Of combined investment team experience in researching, developing and executing risk-managed solutions.

For more than two decades Anchor Capital has been at the forefront of risk-managed investment strategies designed to reduce portfolio risk and achieve better investment outcomes.

Executive Team

Garrett Waters

Chief Executive Officer


Garrett Waters is Chief Executive Officer to Anchor Capital. Before joining Anchor Capital in 2009 Garrett began his investment career in New York City with J.P. Morgan Investment Management within its Institutional Investment Management division, then as a principal with Barclays Global Investors. Mr. Waters was involved in institutional and private fund management with Hollencrest Capital Management in 2001 and Pacific Financial Advisers.

Garrett is a graduate of Villanova University with a degree in business. Garrett is the former Commissioner for Beaches Parks and Recreation for the city of San Clemente and is an active surfer and tennis player. Garrett lives in San Clemente, CA along with his wife and two children.


Eric Leake

President,
Chief Investment Officer


Eric Leake is President and Chief Investment Officer to Anchor Capital. Mr. Leake is a level II Chartered Market Technician, member of the Market Technicians Association (MTA), American Association of Professional Technical Analysts (AAPTA), National Association of Active Investment Managers (NAAIM), and former advisory board member to Rydex Financial Services, LLC. Mr. Leake attended Azusa Pacific University majoring in Communications.

Eric serves on the Board of Trustees to the Cambria ETF Trust, the manager to several exchange traded funds. Eric is an active surfer and coach to youth AYSO soccer and NJB basketball teams. Eric lives in Aliso Viejo, CA along with his wife and three children.


Larry Stawiarski

General Counsel,
Chief Compliance Officer


Lawrence V. Stawiarski is General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer to Anchor Capital. Before joining Anchor Capital in 2014, Lawrence was a partner at two large national law firms with his practice focused in the areas of Securities Law, Corporate Compliance, Commercial and Business Law. He has served as both National and Midwest counsel to several of the largest drug and pharmaceutical companies in the United States. Mr. Stawiarski has previously been named DBusiness Top Lawyer in 2010-2012 and maintained an AV Peer Review Rating at Martindale-Hubbell.

Lawrence is a graduate of Michigan State University with a Bachelor of Arts in International Relations and a Juris Doctor from Western Michigan University Cooley Law School.


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