Affiliate Platform

Affiliates are independently branded Alternative Capital Raising Firms registered under Butler Capital’s Broker Dealer and CTA.  Affiliates utilize Butler’s compliance, due diligence, accounting, technology and management platforms to help stay better focused on sourcing and marketing.  Butler’s Affiliates market not only their Managers but also Butler’s Managers as well.


Affiliate Partners


Kevin BurkeManaging Director

Globalis Partners, Alternative Asset Placement Firm

  • Previous Experience and Education
  • Managing Director and Head of Alternative Investment Distribution, Sound Securities
  • Chief Executive Officer, Ambac Financial Group, Investment Advisor and Broker Dealer subsidiaries
  • Director of public pension and corporate institutional sales, Paine Webber’s asset management subsidiary, Mitchell Hutchins
  • Global Securities Lending Executive, Chase Manhattan Bank
  • Chairman of the Corporate Affiliates Board, the National Association of State Treasurers
  • Contributing Author, Dr. Frank Fabozzi’s “Securities Lending and Repo” published in 1997
  • BA from Fordham University (Honors), MA Vanderbilt University (National Fellowship) and MBA in Finance New York University, Stern School of Business

John F. Donovan Managing Member

Madison Peak Advisors, LLC, Alternative Asset Placement Firm

  • Previous Experience and Education
  • Head of Business Development and Investor Relations, Casablanca Capital, an Event/Activist Hedge Fund
  • Senior Hedge Fund Placement Agent, Oakpoint Advisors
  • Head of Business Development and Investor Relations at Eastern Advisors, an Asian Equity Long/Short Hedge Fund, and Tiger Management seed
  • 15 years experience in Global Institutional Equity Sales and Trading in New York, London and Hong Kong
  • BS in Business Administration with a major in Finance from Georgetown University

William Gordon Managing Director

Globalis Partners, Alternative Asset Placement Firm

  • Previous Experience and Education
  • CEO, CCO, Founder & Managing Member, Dix Hills Partners, LLC, a global interest rate strategy, grown from $1 million to $1.2 billion in seven years
  • Founder, Sound Partners, LLC, a fund of hedge funds, eventually folded into Dix Hills Partners, LLC
  • Managing Director, Institutional Division, Mitchell Hutchins Asset Management (PaineWebber)
  • Managing Director, Prime Brokerage, Merrill Lynch Capital Markets
  • Vice President, Merrill Lynch Capital Markets, advising Fortune 500 corporations and institutions regarding private equity, hedge funds and traditional asset management
  • M.B.A. from Harvard Business School and B.S. in Chemical Engineering from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

Mark Hamilton Managing Director

Globalis Partners, Alternative Asset Placement Firm

  • Previous Experience and Education
  • Managing Director, Rainier Investment Management
  • Principle, Lazard Asset Management, developed team that covered Taft Hartley and Public Funds throughout the United States
  • Principle/Consultant, AG Becker, covering Taft Hartley and Public plans
  • Mutual Benefit Life, Agent and Manager
  • 40 years experience in Sales, Marketing and Client Service for Traditional and Alternative Investment products across Institutional and Consulting distribution channels
  • Chartered Life Underwriter, American College
  • BA in Economics from Ithaca College

Mike Mikytuck Managing Director

Globalis Partners, Alternative Asset Placement Firm

  • Previous Experience and Education
  • Partner, Benchmark Plus Management LLC
  • Managing Director, Bear Stearns Asset Management
  • Managing Director, Plusfunds Group Inc.
  • Managing Director, National Sales Manager, VanEck
  • 30 years experience in Investment Management and Capital Placement for Traditional and Alternative Investment Firms across retail and institutional distribution channels
  • MBA in Finance and International Business from New York University, Stern School of Business

Charlotte Stopford Sackville Managing Member

CC Strategic Partners, Alternative Asset Placement Firm

  • Previous Experience and Education
  • Managing Director, Sales and Marketing, Stark Investments, a Global Multi-Strategy Firm
  • Director, Marketing, One Europe Fund, a European Equity Long/Short Fund
  • Vice President, Marketing, Bank of Bermuda
  • 20+ years experience in Capital Raising and Financial Services in London and Hong Kong
  • BA in English from Curtin University, Western Australia

Peter SpartinManaging Director

Globalis Partners, Alternative Asset Placement Firm

  • Previous Experience and Education
  • Product Specialist, Alternatives, ABN AMRO Asset Management
  • Managing Director, John A. Levin & Company, Investment Manager
  • Managing Director, Weiss, Peck & Greer
  • Portfolio Manager and Client Service, Fiduciary Trust Company
  • Vice President, ASB Capital Management
  • 25 years experience in Investment Management and Capital Placement
  • BA in Business and Economics from McDaniel College and MS in Business from The John Hopkins University

Martin TornbergManaging Director

Tornberg Capital, Alternative Asset Placement Firm

  • Previous Experience and Education
  • Managing Director, Okumus Fund Management, Family Office and Equity Hedge Fund
  • Director and Product Specialist, Cello Capital LLC, Fixed-Income Hedge Fund
  • Senior Analyst and Portfolio Manager, Vatera Holdings LLC and Ferro Capital LLC, Family Office and Fund-of-Funds
  • Senior Analyst, Concord Management LLC, Fund-of-Funds
  • BA and BS from University of Pennsylvania with majors in Mathematics and Finance

William D, Vogel, CFA Managing Member

Mission Peak Group, Alternative Asset Placement Firm

  • Previous Experience and Education
  • Portfolio Manager and Head of Telecom, Media and Technology Investments at Omega Advisors
  • Senior Consultant to S&P Global’s Chief Credit Officer for criteria process re-engineering
  • Turnaround Consultant for Portfolio Company at Cerberus Capital Management
  • Six years of sell side experience as head of telecom services equity research at various Wall Street firms based in New York and London
  • Six years buy side equity research experience in Boston, Los Angeles and London
  • BA in Government with focus on International Political Economy from Harvard University

David G. Wright, CFA Managing Member

Scott Peak Capital, Alternative Asset Placement Firm

  • Previous Experience and Education
  • Partner and Head of Business Development and Investor Relations, C12 Capital Management
  • Managing Director, Institutional Credit and Structured Credit Institutional Sales, Barclays Capital
  • Director, Securitized Product and Structured Credit Institutional Sales, Deutsche Bank
  • BA in International Studies/Economics from Colby College
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