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Dawn Fitzpatrick

Posted on August 5, 2014

Dawn Fitzpatrick is global head and chief investment officer of O’Connor, UBS Global Asset Management’s single manager hedge fund. She is also head of the tactical trading strategy and a member of the UBS Global Asset Management Executive Committee. Ms. Fitzpatrick was appointed to her current role in August 2013, when O’Connor became a standalone business area within UBS Global Asset Management. Prior to this, she was global head and CIO of O’Connor within the alternative and quantitative investments area. Previously, Ms. Fitzpatrick held a number of investment team head roles in O’Connor. Ms. Fitzpatrick began her career with O’Connor & Associates in 1992, part of the then Swiss Bank Corporation and, during her tenure, has specialized in investing in equities, equity options, index options, convertible arbitrage and merger arbitrage. She holds a B.S. from the Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania.