Founding Partner, Investments
Ludger Hentschel joined ARP Investments as Founding Partner, Investments, based in New York. Ludger has over 20 years of experience in quantitative research and investing. Prior to joining ARP Investments, he was Managing Director of Analytical Research at MSCI, based in New York, responsible for leading MSCI’s research in global multi-asset-class risk models, including alternative investments, asset allocation and macroeconomic risk, and liquidity risk. Before joining MSCI, Ludger was head of quantitative research and asset allocation for the hedge fund group at Investcorp. Previously, he headed quantitative equity research at New York Life Investment Management, was an Associate Professor of Finance at the University of Rochester, and served as an Economist for the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System.
Ludger earned a BS in Mechanical Engineering from Yale and a PhD in Economics from Princeton. He has published articles in leading academic finance journals, served as an associate editor for the Journal of Financial Economics, and is a frequent speaker at financial seminars and conferences. He serves on the Board of Directors of the Lester B. Pearson College of the Pacific US Foundation.