Hedge Fund Journal Names Point72’s Laura Sterner One of its 50 Leading Women in Hedge Funds for 2018
STAMFORD, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct 4, 2018--The Hedge Fund Journal has named Point72, L.P. (Point72)’s Laura Sterner one of its 50 Leading Women in Hedge Funds for 2018, Point72 announced today.
Ms. Sterner is the Head of Capital Development and Investor Relations at Point72. In her role, Ms. Sterner is responsible for leading the Firm’s external capital activities, and for building and managing Point72’s Capital Development and Investor Relations team.
She was an integral part of the Firm’s successful capital raise that began in 2018 and is the Firm’s primary point of contact with external investors.
“This is an honor that is richly deserved,” said Steve Cohen, CEO and President of Point72. “Laura is highly regarded by our investors, by our Firm and throughout the industry.”
Ms. Sterner joined the Firm in 2015 as part of the Strategy Team. She then left Point72 to work at Stamford Harbor Capital where she worked to design the Firm’s investor offering and develop an external investor base. Ms. Sterner returned to Point72 earlier this year.
Beginning her career at Lehman Brothers focused on Hedge Fund Research and Special Investments, Ms. Sterner moved to focus on entrepreneurial ventures in and outside of the financial services industry. Before she joined Point72, Ms. Sterner advised large financial institutions as part of Navigant Consulting.
Ms. Sterner earned her B.B.A. in Business Honors and Finance from the University of Texas at Austin.
Point72 is a global asset management firm led by Steven Cohen that uses Discretionary Long/Short, Macro, and Systematic strategies to invest in nine offices across the globe. We look for people who want to build a career with us – people who want to innovate, experiment, and be the best at what they do – while adhering to the highest ethical standards.
Point72 is headquartered in Stamford, Connecticut, and maintains affiliated offices in New York, Hong Kong, London, Tokyo, Singapore, Sydney, Paris, and Palo Alto. We invest in a wide range of asset classes and situations through our businesses: Point72 Asset Management, EverPoint Asset Management, Point72 Ventures, Cohen Private Ventures, and Cubist Systematic Strategies.
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