Vice President, Finance
Michael Derrick joined Trident in 2012 as Vice President, Finance and is responsible for managing Trident¹s back-office processes. He joins Trident with over 18 years of experience in fund accounting and administration with private equity, hedge funds and fund-of-fund firms.
Previously, Michael was CFO of the private equity funds sponsored by Thomas Weisel Partners. In addition, he opened and ran the San Francisco office of Mourant Fund Services, an outsourced provider of administration for private equity firms. Before settling in northern California, Michael worked at Trust Company of the West in Los Angeles, and Apax Partners in London. Earlier in his career, he practiced at Ernst & Young in the U.K.
Born and raised in the UK, Michael holds a Bachelor of Science from Manchester University in England. Outside the office, he enjoys going to concerts and exploring the outdoors with his wife and two young daughters, cooking gourmet Indian feasts, and playing traditional English folk music on his guitar.