Most Powerful Hedge Fund Women
Most Powerful Women in Hedge Funds Reside in London
The report names London-based Leda Braga of BlueCrest and Mina Gerowin of Paulson Europe — as two of the three most noteworthy women in the business globally.
Ms Braga, who has been at BlueCrest since 2001, manages $9.6 billion of assets and oversaw a gain of 43pc in 2008, making her fund one of the industry’s best performing.
Ms Gerowin is the European boss of Paulson — the fund that made billions by shorting sub-prime mortgages in 2007. She personally led activist investments in Stork and Ahold, two Dutch companies which were the subject of takeover battles in 2008.
The survey, based on data from Hedge Fund Research, also found women-owned hedge funds delivered average annual returns of 9.06 per cent over the last decade, more than a third more than the average return for all funds of 5.28 per cent. Source
Related to: Most Powerful Hedge Fund Women
- Hedge Fund Tracker Tool
- Fund Marketing and Sales Advice
- Top Hedge Fund Managers
- Free Online Hedge Fund Videos
- Careers & Employment Guide
- Hedge Fund Holdings & Securities Analysis
- Hedge Fund Terminology
- Geographical Guides
- Hedge Fund Startup Tools
Tags: Most powerful women, most powerful women in hedge funds, hedge funds women, hedge funds owned by women, hedge funds women, women managing hedge funds