Aaron Sweeney

Chief Strategist

Aaron Sweeney joined AR in 2009.  As Chief Strategist he is responsible for the oversight and coordination of new hedge fund manager sourcing and existing hedge fund manager monitoring.  Prior to joining AR, Aaron spent two years as an equity sales/trader covering hedge funds and other institutional accounts at Hapoalim Securities.  Before Hapoalim, he was a proprietary equity trader at Investec, a South African investment bank, making markets in US-listed Israeli stocks and co-managing a dual-listed international equity arbitrage program. He started his career as a Hedge Fund Due Diligence Analyst at Zurich Capital Markets (ZCM) and later at BNP Paribas's Equity Derivatives division, when BNP purchased ZCM's hedge fund structured product assets.  Aaron holds a B.Sc. degree from Cornell University.