Karlheinz Muhr (MBA '85)
Karlheinz Muhr is Chairman and CEO of QFS Asset Management. Mr. Muhr was a Founding Partner, Chairman and CEO of Cenario Capital, an alternative asset management firm, which was aquired by QFS in April 2011.
Prior to Cenario, Mr. Muhr served as a Managing Director and was head of Credit Suisse Volaris, a firm he co-founded and sold to Credit Suisse in 2003. He was also a member of both the Chairman's Board and the Management Council of Credit Suisse.
With over 27 years of investment experience, Mr. Muhr has held a variety of senior positions at UBS Warburg and Credit Suisse First Boston, spanning from head of Global Credit Fixed Income to other senior management roles within investment banking.
A native of Austria, Mr. Muhr has a Degree from Vienna's University for Business and Economics (1982) and an M.B.A. from UCLA - Anderson School of Business at the University of California at Los Angeles (1985). He serves on the following not-for-profit boards: The Institute of International Education (IIE), New York and The Aspen Institute, Washington D.C., where he is also a Crown Fellow. Mr. Muhr is also a member of The Economic Club of New York.