Yao Hua Ooi

15 years of experience
15 years at AQR
B.S., B.S., University of Pennsylvania

Yao Hua Ooi is a Principal at AQR Capital Management. He leads the Research and Portfolio Management teams focused on AQR’s macro and multi-strategy funds, including the firm’s Managed Futures, Global Macro, Alternative  Risk Premia and Multi-Strategy products, and serves as a portfolio manager on the firm’s Risk Parity and Multi-Asset funds. His research has been published in the Journal of Financial Economics, the Journal of Portfolio Management, the Financial Analysts Journal and the Journal of Investment Management. He was named the 2013 Alternatives Fund Manager of the Year by Morningstar for his work on managed futures, and shared the 2013 Whitebox Prize for his work on time series momentum. Yao Hua earned a B.S. in economics and a B.S. in engineering from the Jerome Fisher Program in Management and Technology at the University of Pennsylvania, graduating summa cum laude.

Recent Contributions

- Named the 2013 Alternatives Fund Manager of the Year by Morningstar, Winner of the Whitebox Prize for the best financial research (2013)

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