Thomas (Ted) McGrath
Chief Compliance Officer
Thomas (Ted) McGrath is the Chief Compliance Officer of Northwood Investors LLC and Northwood Securities LLC and is responsible for global regulatory matters. Mr. McGrath is specifically responsible for the development, implementation, and administration of Northwood’s regulatory compliance program. This compliance program is subject to oversight and examination by the United States Securities & Exchange Commission and certain other regulatory bodies, both domestic and international.
Mr. McGrath joined Northwood Investors in 2015 as the Vice President – Compliance where he managed the daily regulatory compliance function for Northwood Investors. Prior to joining Northwood Investors, Mr. McGrath spent nearly five years as a Principal Consultant with ACA Compliance Group. In that role, Ted provided advice on a myriad of regulatory matters to registered investment advisers, with a primary focus on private equity and hedge fund managers. Mr. McGrath provided advice to managers of varying size and complexity with assets under management of anywhere from $50 million to over $100 billion. Prior to that, Mr. McGrath spent nearly eight years as an Examiner/Staff Accountant with the U.S. Securities & Exchange Commission, both in the Philadelphia and Denver Regional Offices. Mr. McGrath is also a proud veteran of the United States Marine Corps.
Mr. McGrath graduated from the University of Missouri with a B.S. in Business Administration with a dual major emphasizing in Finance & Banking and Real Estate.