28 years of experience
years at AQR
B.S., University of Rhode Island
M.B.A., Cornell University
Scott Carter is a Principal and Head of Trading and Financing at AQR Capital Management. In this role, he leads the firm’s global trading team and portfolio finance effort, overseeing the trade execution, financing, clearing and cash management of AQR’s funds and managing the firm’s counterparty relationships. Scott is a member of the firm’s Enterprise Risk Committee, Best Execution Committee, as well as all counterparty committees and numerous investment committees. Scott has over 30 years of industry experience in a variety of sales and trading roles, including 20 years at Deutsche Bank where he was North American Co-Head of Global Prime Finance, the firm’s equity prime brokerage and swap business, as well as Global Head of Hedge Fund Consulting. Scott earned a B.S. in finance from the University of Rhode Island and an M.B.A. from the Johnson Graduate School of Management at Cornell University.