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 acquired 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 ULCA 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.