Stuart Fiertz is the co-founder, president and director of research at Cheyne Capital Management in the UK. Prior to establishing Cheyne Capital, from 1991 to June 2000, Fiertz was with Morgan Stanley, where he was responsible for the development and implementation of customized portfolio strategies and for credit research in the convertible bond-management practice. He later became executive director.
From 1988 to 1990, Fiertz worked at Lehman Brothers in New York and prior to that as a a high-yield credit analyst.at Merrill Lynch in Boston. From 1984 to 1986, Fiertz was an equity research analyst at The Value Line Investment Survey.
Fiertz is a chartered financial analyst charter holder and a chartered alternative investment analyst. He is also on the board of the CFA Society of the UK, a council director of the Alternative Investment Management Association and a founder of the Hedge Fund Standards Board. Fiertz received a BA in political science and economics from Dartmouth College.