Lawrence Berner
Executive Director
Lawrence Berner
Executive Director

Lawrence Berner

Executive Director

 
 
Background
Lawrence is a portfolio manager on the AIP Hedge Fund team within Morgan Stanley Investment Management, focusing on Europe and Asia-based managers and a member of the Hedge Fund Investment Committee. He has 20 years of industry experience. Prior to joining the firm in 2006, Lawrence was an investment manager at Glenwood Capital Investments, where he was responsible for hedge fund manager selection, portfolio construction and quantitative analysis. Previously, he was a risk analyst at ABN Amro, focusing on fixed income and foreign exchange derivatives and a commodities research associate at Salomon Smith Barney. Lawrence received both a B.S. in computer science and a B.A. in mathematics from the University of Texas, Austin. He also received a M.S. in financial mathematics from The University of Chicago. Lawrence holds the Chartered Financial Analyst designation.
 
 
Insights
Press Release
MS AIP Raises $516M for Riverview SOF III
Aug 06, 2018
Morgan Stanley Alternative Investment Partners, an investment team within MSIM, has closed the unit’s latest investment fund, the Riverview Strategic Opportunities Fund III.
Investment Insight
An Introduction to Alternative Lending
Jun 30, 2018
Today, alternative lenders are using customer-focused technology to rethink legacy bank businesses, with fintech addressing rapidly evolving borrower expectations.
Investment Insight
Conducting Due Diligence on Alternative Risk Premia
Feb 20, 2018
Given the recent growth of investor interest in alternative risk premia, we thought it timely to share our insights on what constitutes effective due diligence in the space.
 

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