Association of Risk Professionals presented its 2011 Risk Manager
of the Year Award today to Aaron Brown, Head of Risk Management for
AQR Capital Management at the Association's 13th Annual Risk
Management Convention & Exhibition at the New York Marriott
Marquis in New York City.
In his 32-year Wall Street career, he has
been a trader, portfolio manager, finance professor, head of
mortgage securities, and risk manager for institutions, including
Citigroup and Morgan Stanley. He was one of the original
developers of Value-at-Risk as one of its strongest proponents. Mr.
Brown is also the author of Red-Blooded Risk, The Poker Face of
Wall Street (rated as one of the ten best books in 2006 by
BusinessWeek), and A World of Chance with Reuven and Gabrielle
Brenner, and was named Financial Educator of the Year by the
readers of Wilmott Magazine. He is a frequent contributor to
professional literature and speaks frequently at professional and
academic conferences. Mr. Brown holds degrees in applied
mathematics from Harvard and in finance and statistics from the
University of Chicago.
Aaron Brown Discusses the State of Risk
||In this exclusive video, GARP's 2011 Risk Manager
of the Year, Aaron Brown, Head of Risk Management, AQR Capital,
shares his insights on the current state of the profession.