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Barry Higgins

President, HFR Index Administration, LLC

Barry Higgins

Barry A. Higgins is the President of HFR Index Administration, LLC. (HFRIA). HFRIA is responsible for the creation, maintenance and calculation of commercially viable hedge fund indices. Mr. Higgins began his career in the alternatives industry in 1998, as an analyst with HFR Group, LLC. In 2004 Mr. Higgins joined Ranger Advisors in Dallas, TX and was eventually co-head of the Investment Committee. In 2009, Mr. Higgins opened a consulting firm, Alternative Consulting, Inc., which offered a variety of services to hedge fund investors and industry service providers. Mr. Higgins re-joined HFR Asset Management, leading the team responsible for managing the HFR Platform of Separate Accounts. Mr. Higgins has a BA in Economics from Northeast Louisiana University (now the University of Louisiana at Monroe) and an MBA in Finance from DePaul University.


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