Designing client specific solutions with aligned interests for better risk-adjusted after-tax total returns.


Senior Executives & Advisory Partners

Senior Executives

  • Clay H. Young, CFA Founder & CEO
  • Eric C. Sheridan, CFA Managing Director

Advisory Partners

  • Strategic Corporate & Private Advisors
  • Compliance, Legal & Regulatory Counsel

Our goal for each client is tax-efficiently managing portfolios through dynamic economic, credit and interest rate market cycles while preserving capital, strengthening the portfolio for future growth and providing a consistent level of tax-efficient income with higher risk-adjusted performance relative to our peers and benchmarks.

Investment Team

Tannin Capital's investment team members manage risk to Preserve capital, create innovative strategies to Strengthen and position client portfolios and Grow capital by executing on real time opportunities. Our top priority is serving our clients’ needs with a keen focus on designing client specific solutions for better risk-adjusted returns. Tannin’s portfolio management team provides extensive institutional operational expertise, execution capabilities, proven processes, technological systems, discipline, ethical standards and 140 years of collective industry experience.

Tannin’s operations and trading team has worked together with the lead PM for more than 15 years as one unit. Our portfolio management team averages more than 25 years of relevant capital markets experience.

  • 140+ years of Investment Team capital markets experience
  • Portfolio Management Team—CFA Charterholders with 55+ years of capital markets and portfolio management experience

Institutional Investment Management Professionals

Institutional Investment Management

  • Clay H. Young, CFA CIO, Lead PM
  • Eric C. Sheridan, CFA Managing Director, Co-PM
  • Patricia D. Ogburn, Office Manager, Operations & Trading Specialist
  • Elizabeth D. Harding, Operations & Trading Specialist

Tannin's business principles, private partnership, and collaborative team structure empower us to manage risk, solve problems and create real value for our institutional, family office and private clients by managing portfolios within the context of their overall balance sheets.

Clay H. Young, CFA

Founder & CEO


Eric C. Sheridan, CFA

Managing Director


Elizabeth D. Harding

Operations & Trading Specialist


Patricia D. Ogburn

Office Manager, Operations & Trading


Multi-Custodian, Institutional & Private Client Support Teams

Multi-Custodian Platform, Institutional Trading, Research, Technology, Operations & Private Client Support Teams

True Independence. 

Tannin Capital, LLC’s multi clearing and custody relationships with Raymond James, Pershing | BNY Mellon, and National Financial Services give our advisors the freedom to be driven by their fiduciary obligations to their clients. By leveraging the vast resources of these custodians we’re able to offer our clients an array of products that match their needs. 

  • Raymond James Financial Services
    • IAD Investment Advisors Division
  • US Bancorp (USB) Sub-Advisory Custody
  • Pershing | BNY (Bank of New York)
  • NFS | Fidelity
  • Primary Institutional Capital Markets, Custody, Private Banking
  • Bloomberg, LP
    • Connectivity Feeds
    • Institutional Research
    • Portfolio Analytics & Optimizers
    • Institutional Electronic and OTC Trading

Tannin's Institutional platform targets Impact Investments in communities throughout the U.S. and world. Beyond more credit sensitive corporate bonds and equities, our trading in both the tax-exempt and taxable municipal bond & agency markets provides the access and execution capabilities to support your initiatives.