Eleventh European Performance Awards 2011

The European Perfomance Awards 2011

When pushed to define CQS’s ethos, founder Michael Hintze has a short but sweet response: strive for excellence.

This ethos has served Hintze well since he founded the company in 1999. He has remained a central figure at CQS to this day, acting as portfolio manager of the CQS Directional Opportunities Fund and senior investment officer for the entire company.

CQS is a global multi-strategy asset management company with its investment processes based on fundamental bottom-up research.The company