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About BAM

A Better Model for Generating Performance

We believe collaboration, mutual accountability and constant innovation drive unrivaled performance.

A global footprint from humble roots.

Balyasny Asset Management (BAM) is a diversified global investment firm founded in 2001 by Dmitry Balyasny, Scott Schroeder, and Taylor O'Malley.

With over $20 billion in assets under management, BAM employs more than 1,900 people across 20 offices in the U.S. and Canada, Europe, the Middle East, and Asia. The firm’s 165 investment teams span six strategies, including Equities Long/Short, Equities Arbitrage, Macro, Commodities, Systematic, and Growth Equity.

Balyasny’s mission is to deliver to its investors absolute, uncorrelated returns in all market environments.


Constant innovation powers our success.

Our legacy is built on striving for constant improvement and innovation. We continuously seek to enhance our research process, implement better tools and technology and test new investment ideas that will generate returns for our investors. We recognize that performance must constantly be earned, and we never take success for granted.

Rooted in data, driven by technology.

Data and technology are deeply embedded in our investment process, helping our global investment teams identify trends, uncover new insights, navigate volatility and capture market opportunities that others miss. Our teams of software engineers and data scientists work beyond technology’s leading edge, leveraging the latest solutions in machine learning, big data, cloud computing and more. Our technology teams build robust tools and systems that provide our investment professionals with critical information to drive our business forward.

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Our leadership

Our leadership team has the industry knowledge and experience needed to navigate market volatility and generate consistent alpha for our clients.

Founders & Partners

Investment Committee

Management Committee

Investment Team Partners

Risk Disclosure

An investment in the funds managed by BAM is speculative and involves a high degree of risk, including the risk that these funds could lose value (a risk of loss). BAM will employ certain trading techniques, such as short selling and the use of leverage, which may increase the risk of investment loss.