Hedge Funds

Deutsche Bank hires Hodrick and Perlman


Deutsche Bank has pumped up its North American hedge fund product development and prime brokerage operations with a pair of senior hires.

Laurie Hodrick, a professor at Columbia Business School, joins Deutsche Bank as a managing director in the newly created position of global head of alternative investment strategies. In this role, Hodrick will develop and roll out new investment strategies formulated from proprietary valuation techniques.

"With exceptional academic credentials and significant relevant experience, Laurie is uniquely placed to lead our efforts in this important emerging area of research," David Folkerts-Landau, managing director and global head of research, said