Mr. Heffner is a co-founder, Managing Partner and Chief Executive Officer of Adamas. Prior to
forming Adamas, Mr. Heffner was a Partner of Ajia Partners which managed over US$2.5 billion
in alternative investment funds focused on Asia. He was responsible for the Fund of Funds
business and development of Middle East relationship. He was also a Managing Director at a
Hong Kong family office, where he was responsible for all technology, media and telecom
investments. Mr. Heffner was previously an Associate Director with Morgan Stanley Private
Wealth Management. He has over 20 years of investment experience in Hong Kong and has
extensive experience in asset management, marketing, and entrepreneurial ventures.
He obtained an MBA from Columbia Business School and graduated with Honours in Asia
Studies from Trinity College in Hartford, Connecticut.