Hedge Fund Investor Relations Specialists

Investor Relations Specialist Meets with Investors

Hedge fund investor relations specialists market new hedge funds to potential investors such as pension plans, endowments, family offices, foundations, and high-net-worth individuals. They also manage relationships with current investors (who are known asĀ limited partners).

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Quick Facts
Alternate Title(s) Assistant Investor Relations Managers, Heads of Investor Relations, Investor Relations Directors, Investor Relations Managers, Investor Relations Officers
Duties Manage relationships with current investors while marketing to prospective investors
Salary Range $100,000+
Work Environment Primarily Indoors
Best Geographical Location(s) New York City; Chicago; Greenwich, CT; Boston; San Francisco; Dallas; Stamford, CT; and in other cities with large financial sectors
Minimum Education Level
  • Bachelor's Degree
School Subjects
  • Business
  • Economics
  • Speech
Experience Several years of experience at a finance-related employer (entry-level positions); five to 10 years of investor relations experience (top positions)
Personality Traits
  • Enterprising
  • Hands On
  • Outgoing
Skills
  • Financial
  • Interpersonal
  • Sales
Certification or Licensing Recommended
Special Requirements None
Employment Prospects Good
Advancement Prospects Fair
Outlook Much Faster than the Average
Career Ladder
  • Hedge Fund Manager/Administrator
  • Investor Relations Director
  • Investor Relations Manager
  • Assistant Investor Relations Manager

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