HQ Asset Management names new CEO

Ridhima Sharma
HQ Asset Management names new CEO

HQ Asset Management (HQAM) has named Lars Edler as the new managing director. He succeeds Adalbert von Uckermann, who will concentrate on his work at the Family Office HQ Trust following his successful development work at HQAM.

The management of HQAM now consists of Lars Edler and Wolfgang Leoni, the former CEO of Sal. Oppenheim.

Edler has been working as a senior investment strategist at HQAM since mid-2018, offering quantitative investments. Prior to that, he, as co-investment director and head of investment strategy, was responsible for the tactical investment decisions of Sal. Oppenheim's institutional and private asset management.