Contact Us at: :: Cordillera Colorado - (970) 306-4928

Alta Cima Advisors, LLC...

Our experience and commitment = Your sucess, never at the mercy of theory

Alta Cima Overview


'Alta Cima' is a Spanish phrase meaning 'high top'. Alta Cima Advisors, LLC is a consulting firm. We are a Texas based consultancy located in Austin Texas and Cordillera Colorado with over 25 years of project management, risk management, portfolio construction, asset allocation and enterprise IT system design and development experience. The firm was originally formed in 2004 to provide consulting services for our clients which include: energy trading firms, commodities trading firms, equities and fixed income trading firms, commercial banks and economics firms. 


We can also provide services through the US Government System for Award Management (SAM) - DUNS:  942386579     CAGE Code:  76FP2

No matter what your needs, we promise to deliver objective, informed advice, and actionable plans for improving your results.   

We offer advisory services in the following areas:

♦ Project Management for all types of projects.  We utilize the latest PM techniques including "Earned Value Management" (EVM).  Depending on the scope and your requirements we can utilize various commercial software to facilitate this and are capable of developing customized reporting when required.


Commercial software selection, acquisition, and implementation


Software build .vs. buy


Bespoke software design, build and implementation


Data Warehouse implementation selection


Commercial software selection, acquisition, and implementation


Use of Hadoop Stack, data science, data analytics 


Experience with Dodd-Frank derivatives reporting requirements and how to modify systems to accommodate this – especially in the Energy Trading environment


Assistance with compliance review for: components of Basal III, SOX, other regulatory compliance


Complex financial model design, development, model audits


Complex IT system/SQL and NoSQL database design development


Analyzing and recommending existing optimal investment composition using various methods including: factor model analysis and decomposition, complex portfolio optimization using quadratic programming (or other optimization methods).  We can assist in instituting Risk budgeting and decomposition, Conditional volatility forecasting and other advanced computational techniques.  We have and can build add on modules or entire systems for these types of analytics and reporting.


 Alta Cima Advisors, Inc. is a US registered trademark.