Founder & CIO
Tall Trees Capital Management LP
Lisa Audet is the Founder and Chief Investment Officer of Tall Trees Capital Management LP which is executing a global, long/short equity strategy that invests in the energy transition. Lisa is responsible for security selection, risk management and overseeing the investment team. The Fund launched in April 2022 with a strategic investment from Tiger Management.
With 30+ years of experience across a diverse range of assets and industries, Lisa brings differentiated expertise in identifying, analyzing, and investing in long and short investment opportunities. Prior to founding Tall Trees Capital, Lisa spent 12 years at Discovery Capital Management, a global macro investment manager. From 2014-2018 she was responsible for energy and commodity investments within the firm’s portfolio with an average annual exposure of $1.2 bn. Prior to joining Discovery, Lisa was a Senior Investment Analyst at Hartford Investment Management covering the Oil & Gas, Mining and Chemical sectors. Before that, she was a Vice President and Regional Director with HSBC Equator Bank Limited in Johannesburg, South Africa, where she managed structured lending to commercial banks and private sector clients in sub-Saharan Africa. Lisa has an undergraduate degree in International Studies from The American University. Additionally, she served in the U.S. Peace Corps and is fluent in Portuguese.
Finally, Lisa was honored on Forbes 50 Over 50 List for 2023 which honors women across four categories
(Lifestyle, Impact, Innovation and Investment), who are creating their biggest impact in the world at 50