Hawes Bostic

Chair, Investment Committee

Hawes Bostic is a Partner at Magnitude Capital, where he jointly manages the investment process, including sourcing, evaluation, monitoring and measurement, decision-making, and risk-oversight functions.

Previously, Hawes traded OTC equity derivatives and convertible bonds for KBC Financial Products and the D. E. Shaw group. At KBC, Hawes was one of three traders with responsibility for the firm’s $500 million proprietary convertible arbitrage book. His trading experience also includes structured equity volatility products and listed options market-making. Prior to joining Magnitude, Hawes conceived, raised financing for, directed, and produced an award-winning documentary on unique aspects of Southern culture.

Hawes began his career as a business consultant focusing on competitive intelligence. He graduated with a B.A. in English literature from the University of Virginia.