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Chris Procaccini

Head of Healthcare

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    • Head of Magnetar’s Healthcare business
    • Member of the Investment and Management Committees
    • 20+ years of investment experience in the Healthcare sector

    Chris Procaccini oversees Magnetar’s Healthcare business, which employs a low net long/short approach to investing in healthcare-related equity securities and emphasizes fundamental analysis and process-oriented diligence.

    Before his tenure at Magnetar, Chris was Managing Director - Portfolio Manager, Healthcare and Consumer Staples at Hutchin Hill Portfolio Management. From 2014 - 2016 he was Managing Director - Head of North American Long Short Equities at Highbridge Capital Management. Prior to that, Chris served as Portfolio Manager – Healthcare at SAC Capital Advisors for three years. Chris began his investing career in 2000 at Och-Ziff Capital Management Group where he was Managing Director – Head of Healthcare and Consumer/Retail Groups.

    Chris earned a Bachelor of Science in Commerce from the University of Virginia. He is also a CPA, a CFA charter holder and has obtained his FRM certification.


    University of Virginia
    Bachelor of Science, Commerce


    • Member, Investment and Management Committees
    • CPA (Certified Public Accountant)
    • CFA (Chartered Financial Analyst) charterholder
    • FRM (Financial Risk Manager) certification

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