Hedge Funds

Hintze’s macro view encapsulates a changing world for managers and investors alike


As CQS evolves from being a credit house to being a multi-strategy firm, founder and CEO Michael Hintze outlines his investment views in a challenging world


Biography: Michael Hintze


Michael Hintze is the founder, chief executive and senior investment officer of CQS, a US $11.5 billion global multi-strategy investment management firm.

Prior to establishing CQS in 1999, Michael was a managing director in the Leveraged Funds Group at CSFB, having previously spent 12 years at Goldman Sachs in a variety of roles including: executive director and head of UK Trading and head of European Emerging Markets Trading. He began his career in finance in 1982 with Salomon Brothers, New York, after working as an Electrical Design Engineer for Civil and Civic