Global Conference 2011

Speaker's Biography

Andreas Halvorsen

CEO and Co-Founder, Viking Global Investors LP

Andreas Halvorsen is co-founder and CEO of Viking Global Investors LP, where he is also a member of the Executive Committee and Management Committee. Halvorsen oversees the firm's investment activities, including capital allocation and risk management. He has also served as Viking's chief investment officer and financials portfolio manager. Prior to Viking, Halvorsen was a senior managing director at Tiger Management Corp. as well as an analyst and director of equities, and a member of the Management Committee. He sat on Tiger's Advisory Board and on the Supervisory Board of Jaguar Fund N.V., the firm's largest fund. Prior to joining Tiger, Halvorsen worked in the Investment Banking Division of Morgan Stanley. An officer on the Seal Team in the Royal Norwegian Navy, Halvorsen is a graduate of Williams College and the Stanford Graduate School of Business, where he was an Arjay Miller Scholar and received the Alexander A. Robichek Award.


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