Andrew BeerFounder and Managing Partner at Dynamic Beta Investments
Mr. Beer is the Founder and Managing Partner of Dynamic Beta investments LLC where he serves as Co-Portfolio Manager of the firm’s liquid Dynamic Beta investment strategies, including the sub-advisory relationship with SEI Investments.
Mr. Beer has been in the hedge fund business since 1994, when he joined the Baupost Group, Inc., one of the world’s premier hedge fund firms. In 2003, Mr. Beer was a co-founder of and, through a family investment company, the lead initial investor in Pinnacle Asset Management, a leading commodity investment firm and recipient of numerous industry awards. Mr. Beer was also a founder of Apex Capital Management, one of the earliest hedge funds focused on the Greater China region that grew to approximately $1.5 billion in assets prior to the financial crisis.
Mr. Beer is a frequent speaker on hedge fund investment strategies and industry dynamics and is an active contributor to various industry publications. Additionally, he is the co-founder and lead trustee of the Pierrepont School, an innovative co-educational private school in Westport, Connecticut. Mr. Beer is a former member of the Board of Directors of the US Fund for UNICEF and is currently on sabbatical. He continues to serve on the UNICEF Bridge Fund, an innovative financing vehicle that accelerates the distribution of life-saving goods and services.
Mr. Beer received his M.B.A. as a Baker Scholar from Harvard Business School and his A.B., magna cum laude, from Harvard College.