Solstein's team-based approach across investments and operations is key to the firm's strong foundation. In this spirit, senior professionals continually reinvest profits to grow the firm and compound wealth alongside clients.


Nadine Terman

CEO, CIO, and FoundeR

In 2010, Ms. Terman co-founded Solstein Capital, LLC with J.C. Torres.  At Solstein, she oversees both investment and operations functions and leads the firm as a Managing Member.  Previously, Ms. Terman was a Partner with Blum Capital Partners and served on its Investment Committee.  For over eight years, she invested in both public and private companies and worked extensively with portfolio companies' management teams and boards on business, financial, and governance initiatives.  Prior to Blum Capital, Ms. Terman was a private equity Associate with Behrman Capital.   She also worked as an Analyst with both Merrill Lynch and Goldman Sachs.  Ms. Terman has a B.A. with Honors and with Distinction from Stanford University and was recognized with the Firestone Medal for Excellence in Research and as Phi Beta Kappa. In addition, she earned an M.B.A. from the Stanford Graduate School of Business, where she was an Arjay Miller Scholar.


J.C. Torres

managing member and FOUNDER

Mr. Torres co-founded Solstein Capital, LLC with Nadine Terman in 2010.  At Solstein, he is a key member of the investment team and leads the firm as a Managing Member.  Previously, Mr. Torres was a Vice President at Blum Capital Partners, where he invested in both public and private companies.  He led investments in multiple industries and sectors, and he worked closely with portfolio company management teams on operational and corporate governance initiatives.  Prior to joining Blum Capital, he founded Triton Global Capital, LLC and managed a focused, value-oriented long/short portfolio.  Mr. Torres also worked with SAFECO Asset Management.  He earned a B.A. in Philosophy and a B.A. in Business Administration from the University of Washington and an M.B.A. from the Stanford Graduate School of Business.




Ms. Southworth oversees the internal operational functions at Solstein Capital, including investor relations, technology, compliance, and human resources, and has been with the firm since its fund's inception.  Previously, she served as Investor Services Coordinator at Blum Capital Partners and was with the firm for over nine years, responsible for key fundraising activities, marketing efforts and the investor communications system.  Prior to Blum Capital, Ms. Southworth served as the MarCom and Events Manager at Spike Broadband Systems, a wireless technology firm. Ms. Southworth holds the Investment Adviser Certified Compliance Professional (IACCP) designation. 

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