Mimi Drake is the President of the Investment Manager and a Founding Member of the Investment Advisory Committee for Liberty Permit Energy Infrastructure Fund. Prior to that, Ms. Drake served as the Chief Operating Officer and Chief Financial Officer of Defiance Asset Management, LLC, an equity long/short hedge fund from 2004 to 2010. At Defiance, Ms. Drake was responsible for the strategic planning, financial management, marketing, client service, legal, and human resources aspects of the firm, and she also served on the risk management committee. Earlier in her career, Ms. Drake worked at Miller Anderson & Sherrerd/Morgan Stanley Institutional Asset Management, where she focused on both the marketing/client service and portfolio management sides of the business. Ms. Drake received her M.B.A. in Finance from The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania and her B.A. in Economics from Trinity College (cum laude).