Scott H. Schroeder, Bus Ad ’92, Grad ’96, Law ’96, was elected to the Marquette University Board of Trustees in 2013. He is a founding partner at Balyasny Asset Management, a globally diversified, multistrategy hedge fund manager focused on combining high-quality, proprietary, fundamental research with top investment talent, a dynamic capital allocation process and comprehensive risk management. He is directly responsible for oversight of the trading desk, firm-wide accounting, recruiting, finance and reporting, and the legal and regulatory aspects of the firm. Scott also oversees international expansion, including BAM’s continued expansion in Hong Kong and London. Scott is also a member of the investment and executive committees and together with the other founding partners oversees allocation of the firm’s assets across the portfolio.
Scott joined the predecessor to BAM, a group within Schonfeld Securities, in 1999. Prior to Schonfeld, he was an associate at the law firm of Foley & Lardner in the securities and mergers and acquisitions division. Scott holds a juris doctor and an M.B.A. from Marquette, where he also completed his undergraduate degree in business administration, with an emphasis in finance and accounting.
He is a member of the Marquette University President's Society.