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Hedge Fund Risk Managers

Overview

Risk managers identify, analyze, and work to reduce risks at hedge fund firms. These risks range from financial risks to concerns about a firm’s compliance, operational, or Information Technology divisions. Risk managers are also known as chief risk officers and risk officers.

Salary Range

$75,000 to $100,000+

Minimum Education Level

Bachelor's Degree

Certification/License

Recommended

Outlook

Much Faster than the Average
Personality Traits

Organized

Problem-Solving

Realistic

Career Ladder
Managing Partner

General Partner

Chief Risk Officer

Risk Manager

Risk Management Associate