Michael Mendelson
Principal
Michael is portfolio manager of AQR’s risk parity strategies and a member of both the firm’s strategic planning and risk committees. Prior to AQR, Michael was a Managing Director at Goldman Sachs & Co., where he founded the quantitative trading group. He is a member of the Managed Funds Association’s board of directors and co-chairman of its Trading and Markets Committee. Michael earned an M.B.A. from the University of California at Los Angeles as well as an S.B. in mathematics, an S.B. in management, an S.B. in chemical engineering, and an S.M. in chemical engineering, all from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.