Firm Facts

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. Our culture of intellectual curiosity compels us to challenge the status quo, disrupt long-held beliefs and uncover new insights.

  • 1998

    Founded in New York, NY, now headquartered in Greenwich, CT

  • $225 billion

    Assets under management

  • 40

    Strategies ranging from traditional to alternative products

  • 54%

    of our employees hold advanced degrees (including 73 Ph.D.s)

  • 914

    Talented minds working across our global offices

  • * as of March 31, 2018

Our History

From academia to industry leaders—AQR’s evolution over two decades

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Leadership

Founders

  • Cliff Asness

    Managing and Founding Principal
    Bio
  • David G. Kabiller

    Founding Principal
    Bio
  • John M. Liew

    Founding Principal
    Bio

Principals

  • Michele L. Aghassi

    Principal
    Bio
  • Gregor M. Andrade

    Principal
    Bio
  • Bradley D. Asness

    Principal
    Bio
  • William Cashel

    Principal
    Bio
  • Jeff Dunn

    Principal
    Bio
  • Suzanne Escousse

    Principal
    Bio
  • Billy Fenrich

    Principal
    Bio
  • Andrea Frazzini

    Principal
    Bio
  • Jacques A. Friedman

    Principal
    Bio
  • Jen Frost

    Principal
    Bio
  • Jeremy M. Getson

    Principal
    Bio
  • Marco Hanig

    Principal
    Bio
  • John B. Howard

    Principal
    Bio
  • Brian K. Hurst

    Principal
    Bio
  • John J. Huss

    Principal
    Bio
  • Antti Ilmanen

    Principal
    Bio
  • Ronen Israel

    Principal
    Bio
  • Roni Israelov

    Principal
    Bio
  • Michael Katz

    Principal
    Bio
  • David Kupersmith

    Principal
    Bio
  • Oktay Kurbanov

    Principal
    Bio
  • Ari Levine

    Principal
    Bio
  • Stephen J. Mellas

    Principal
    Bio
  • Michael A. Mendelson

    Principal
    Bio
  • Tobias J. Moskowitz

    Principal
    Bio
  • Lars N. Nielsen

    Principal
    Bio
  • Yao Hua Ooi

    Principal
    Bio
  • Christopher Palazzolo

    Principal
    Bio
  • Neal Pawar

    Principal
    Bio
  • Lasse H. Pedersen

    Principal
    Bio
  • Scott Richardson

    Principal
    Bio
  • H.J. Willcox

    Principal
    Bio
  • Mark L. Mitchell

    Principal
    Bio
  • Todd C. Pulvino

    Principal
    Bio
  • Rocky Bryant

    Principal
    Bio
Office Locations

    United States

  • Greenwich

    Two Greenwich Plaza
    Greenwich, CT 06830
    Phone: +1 203 742 3600
    Fax: +1 203 742 3100
  • Boston

    30 Rowes Wharf
    Suite 540
    Boston, MA 02110
    Phone: +1 617 895 2010
  • Chicago

    One North Wacker Drive
    Chicago, IL 60606
    Phone: +1 773 840 6620
  • Los Angeles

    100 Wilshire Boulevard
    Santa Monica, CA 90401
    Phone: +1 310 651 5520

    Asia

  • Hong Kong

    AQR Capital Management
    Limited
    Cheung Kong Center,
    2 Queen’s Road Central
    Central, Hong Kong
    Phone: +852 5338 8270

    Australia

  • Sydney

    AQR Pty Limited
    420 George Street
    Sydney, NSW 2000
    Australia
    Phone: +61 2 8023 6500

    Europe

  • London

    AQR Capital Management Europe LLP
    Charles House
    5-11 Regent Street
    London, SW1Y 4LR, U.K
    Phone: +44 20 3130 7800