Jon Trauben

Jon Trauben

  • Board member and observer for several cannabis companies
  • 25 years of banking, finance, trading and investment experience
  • Managed more than $50 billion of transactions

Jon is a cannabis investor, association member, mentor and board member to several of his fund's portfolio companies.  He brings a wealth of experience and management expertise with a 25-year record as a seasoned commercial real estate, capital markets and finance executive. Jon has held senior positions on Wall Street while at Barclays, Credit Suisse, Cantor Fitzgerald and Hunt Companies where he was a business leader, lender, trader and investor. While at Barclays and Credit Suisse he was a Managing Director and senior member of the real estate finance groups and was involved in more than $50 billion of transactions.

Jon earned a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from Rutgers University and he received a Master of Science in Real Estate from New York University. Jon holds FINRA Series 7 and 63 licenses.

April 11, 2018

Altitude Investment Management announces $18.7 million raise for cannabis investments

Altitude hopes to raise a total of $50 million for the new fund and in a news release called the $18.7 million raise a “significant milestone” towards that goal.
February 1, 2018

Partner Jon Trauben interviewed in the March 2018 issue of Marijuana Business Magazine

The column, titled “Calming Jittery Investors,” confirms that the Cole Memo will not adversely impact cannabis industry growth.