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Andrew McCaffery

Global Head of Hedge Fund

Aberdeen Asset Management

McCaffery is the Global Head of Hedge Funds and is responsible for the fund of hedge fund business and for Pan Alternatives mandates within Aberdeen Asset Management. Andrew is chairman of the hedge fund investment committee and a senior member of the Global Strategy Committee within Aberdeen's Solutions Division. Andrew joined Aberdeen in 2011 from BlueCrest Capital Management, where he was a founder member of the Alignment Investors division. Before joining BlueCrest in 2008, he was head of absolute return strategies at Aberdeen. Prior to that, Andrew was CEO of Attica Alternative Investments Limited in London, a fund of hedge funds business. Earlier, he had been a Managing Director at UBS overseeing global coverage of hedge fund investors, having been an architect of the investment bank's hedge fund business planning and also a member of its proprietary risk committee. Joining the industry in 1983, Andrew held senior roles in fixed income and capital markets prior to joining UBS.