Lars Nielsen
Lars oversees research in the Global Stock Selection and Global Asset Allocation teams, and is a part of the portfolio management teams for a number of AQR’s multi-strategy hedge funds as well as long-only equity portfolios. Prior to AQR, Lars was a visiting graduate student at Cornell University, where his research interests were finance and econometrics. Before that, he was a quantitative equity analyst at Danske Invest, the largest asset-management firm in Denmark. Lars earned a B.Sc. and an M.Sc. in economics from the University of Copenhagen.