Lars Jaeger of GAM addresses alt risk premia at Copenhagen Forum
Lars Jaeger, head of Alternative Risk Premia in the GAM Systematic Alternative Risk Premia team, will address the topic of alternative risk premia when he takes part in the upcoming InvestmentEurope Copenhagen Forum 2017, taking place 24 October at the Hotel d’Angleterre.
Jaeger, who is is primarily responsible for risk premia research and portfolio construction, joined GAM in November 2014. Previously, he was founding partner and CEO of Alternative Beta Partners AG, and before that partner at Partners Group, where he was responsible for the hedge fund business and initiated the alternative beta business.
Previous to that, he co-founded and was a partner of saisGroup, a hedge fund manager established by the former alternative investment strategies team at Credit Suisse Asset Management, where he was responsible for risk management. Jaeger holds a doctorate degree in theoretical physics from the Max-Planck Institute for Physics of Complex Systems, Dresden, and a Masters degree in physics from the University of Bonn. He is a CFA charterholder, a financial risk manager (FRM) and the author of several leading books on hedge funds. He is based in Zurich.