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These are the highest ten girls in hedge funds in 2020

The hedge fund industry is largely male-dominated, but as in other industries, the number of women in the hedge fund world is growing. In addition, data suggests that a hedge fund company with women in top management outperforms others. An analysis of the S & P Composite 1500 showed, for example, that (…)

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The hedge fund industry is largely male-dominated, but as in other industries, the number of women in the hedge fund world is growing. In addition, data suggests that a hedge fund company with women in top management outperforms others. For example, an analysis by the S&P Composite 1500 found that companies with women at the helm are on average worth $ 40 million more than others, according to the Hedge Fund Journal. With that in mind, let's take a look at the top ten women in hedge funds in 2020.

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Top ten women in hedge funds in 2020

We referred to the Hedge Fund Journal to compile the list of the top ten women in hedge funds in 2020. The list is presented in no particular order, but rather features the best women in the hedge fund world. Below are the top ten women in hedge funds in 2020:

Maureen D’Alleva

Maureen is the managing director of Angelo, Gordon & Co. She is also a member of the company's Executive Committee and Partnership Advisory Board. Maureen has been with the company for over 18 years. Previously, she was Vice President at Morgan Stanley Capital International, where she worked for approximately 15 years. Maureen holds a B.A. Graduated from Baruch College.

Louisa Church

Louisa is Executive Managing Director and Head of Investor Relations (Europe and Middle East) at Sculptor Capital. Before that, she worked for BlueMountain Capital Management as CEO Europe, Partner and Co-CEO Europe, Partner for more than nine years. She also worked at Ferox Capital Management for more than four years. Louisa holds a Masters of Arts in Art History from Edinburgh University.

Kathy Choi

Kathy is a Portfolio Manager at Beach Point Capital Management. At Beach Point, she focuses on opportunistic credit mandates. Prior to Beach Point, she was Managing Director of the Post Advisory Group. Kathy has also worked at DDJ Capital Management and Salomon Brothers. She has an MBA from Harvard University and a bachelor's degree in economics from Wharton School.

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Natalia is the managing director of the D. E. Shaw Group. She joined D. E. Shaw in 2001 and initially worked in the corporate credit department before moving to Discretionary Macro in 2009. Natalia is also on the Federal Reserve Bank of New York's Foreign Exchange Committee. She holds an MS in Public Financial Policy from the London School of Economics.

Arancha Cano Miro

Arancha has been a portfolio manager at Wellington Management for two years. Before that, she worked as a portfolio manager at Balyasny Asset Management L.P. and previously worked for Moore Capital Management for over seven years. Arancha has worked at UBS for more than 12 years in a variety of positions including Portfolio Manager (MD), Managing Director and Iberian Equity Sales Specialist. She holds a BA in European Business Administration from Universidad Pontifica Comillas.

Mary Ann Betsch

Mary is the general manager of financial control at Citadel. She joined Citadel in 2018. Prior to joining Citadel, she was a partner in PWC's financial services practice. Mary is a Certified Public Accountant based in New York State and holds a BS in Accounting from Fordham University.

Samantha Bower

Bower is Head of Business Development, Macro Investment Business at M&G Investments. She has now been with M&G Investments for over 13 years. Before joining M&G Investments, she held various roles at ABN AMRO Asset Management. Samantha began her financial career in Fixed Income Sales at PaineWebber in 1995. She holds a Bachelor of Arts with Honors in International Business and Modern Languages ​​from London South Bank University.

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Janet is the CEO of Mudrick Capital Management where she oversees non-investment functions including operations, accounting, and more. After joining the company in 2014, the company's assets under management (AUM) grew from $ 900 million to over $ 2 billion. She sits on the company's Management Committee and reports to founder Jason Mudrick. Janet also worked for York Capital Management as Vice President (Client Advisory) for four years.

Sarah Alfandari

Sarah is the CEO of Dalton Investments, which she joined in June 2020. Before that, she was Managing Partner at Longchamp Asset Management, a French asset management company that she co-founded in 2013. Sarah began her career as a sales analyst at Die Société Générale, Corporate Derivatives Division of Corporate & Investment Banking, and then worked at Morgan Stanley. She holds a Masters Degree in Business Administration from ESCP Business School.

Kathryn Alexander

Kathryn is the director of data initiatives and relationships for Global Quantitative Strategies at Citadel LLC. She joined Citadel in 2016 and worked at Quant Strategy Development. Before that, she was the global sales manager at WeConvene. For six years (from 2008 to 2014) she served as Vice President for the Alpha Capture business of Two Sigma Investments. Kathryn graduated from Columbia University.

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