The Hedge Fund Journal Names Anne-Marie Godfrey One of 50 Leading Women in Hedge Funds

(Hong Kong) – Akin Gump is pleased to announce that The Hedge Fund Journal selected Akin Gump investment management partner Anne-Marie Godfrey as one of its 50 Leading Women in Hedge Funds in its fourth biannual survey.

The survey recognizes women industry leaders based on data gathered from interviews with industry experts based in Asia, the United States and Europe. Regarding the increasingly critical role that women are playing in the hedge fund industry, Hamlin Lovell, contributing editor of The Hedge Fund Journal, commented that women “are playing a vital and active role in the [industry] globally, in North America, Europe and Asia.”

In its published profile, The Hedge Fund Journal spotlighted Ms. Godfrey’s client base and practice as well as her employment and educational background. It also noted her recognition in surveys such as Chambers Asia, IFLR1000 (Asia-Pacific) and The Legal 500 Asia Pacific and that she is a “sought-after speaker on the conference circuit” around the globe.

Founded in 1945, Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP is a leading international law firm with more than 900 lawyers in offices throughout the United States, Europe, Asia and the Middle East.

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