AQR Capital Management, LLC (“AQR”) today announced the establishment of an office in Frankfurt, Germany. The new office reflects AQR’s commitment to enhance its ability to serve German clients and expand its European presence.
“We are excited to open our Frankfurt office and broaden our footprint in Europe,” said David G. Kabiller, Co-Founder and Head of Business Development at AQR. “We believe that a local presence will allow us to better serve our existing German clients and deliver our diverse platform of quantitative strategies to investors.”
AQR’s expansion into Germany is supported by a dedicated local team led by Axel Weiss, Ph.D., Managing Director and Head of Germany and Austria Business Development. AQR’s German team will collaborate closely with its London office to augment AQR’s European presence.
“We are eager to deepen our relationships with our German clients and further engage the region’s sophisticated investment community,” said Christopher Palazzolo, Principal and Head of EMEA at AQR.
The Federal Financial Supervisory Authority (BaFin) has approved AQR to conduct investment business.
More information about AQR may be found here.
AQR is a global investment management firm dedicated to delivering results for our clients. At the nexus of economics, behavioral finance, data and technology, AQR’s evolution over two decades has been a continuous exploration of what drives markets and how it can be applied to client portfolios. The firm is headquartered in Greenwich, Connecticut, with offices in Bangalore, Boston, Chicago, Frankfurt, Hong Kong, London, Los Angeles, Sydney and Tokyo. As of March 31, 2019, AQR and its affiliates had approximately $203 billion* in assets under management.
*Approximate as of March 31, 2019, includes assets managed by AQR and its advisory affiliates.