Tony Hsu, C.F.P.

Tony Hsu is founder and Chief Investment Officer at Alethea Capital Management, LLC. Alethea Capital is an asset management firm catering to major institutions, foundations, and wealthy families. Prior to founding Alethea, he served as a Portfolio Manager at Oppenheimer & Co. Inc. Tony also spent four years with UBS Financial Services, Inc. as Senior Vice President leading the top producing team in the San Diego region. Previously, from 1999 to 2005, he was employed with Deutsche Bank, managing the portfolios of corporate executives and working closely with Deutsche Bank’s Global Momentum Group in London to build strategies for the firm’s clientele. Tony’s finance career began at Lehman Brothers in 1997 where he was recruited to re-establish Lehman’s presence in Los Angeles following the company’s spinoff from American Express.  He holds the Uniform Investment Advisor Law Examination (Series 65). Tony holds a Bachelor of Arts Political Science degree with an emphasis in International Relations from the University of California, Los Angeles. He also holds the Certified Financial Planner designation by the Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards, Inc. Tony has mentored many under-served children and has championed financial literacy through his “Five-Dollar Challenge™” which has been delivered to hundreds of young adults. He is the Co-Founder of Just In Time For Foster Youth, a leading non-profit organization that has been recognized for its significant contributions to San Diego’s emancipated foster youth. He is the Founder and President of the Alethea Foundation which supports nonprofit programs and organizations that are driving positive change for at-risk youth. Tony is currently serving his third year as the Co-Chair of the Institute of Nonprofit Education and Research at the University of San Diego.