Andrew Law is the Chairman and CEO of Caxton Associates—a thirty-four-year-old global macro hedge fund. Mr Law joined Caxton in 2003 as the head of macro trading in London. In 2008, he was appointed Chief Investment Officer and then to his current position in January 2012.
He began his career in finance at County NatWest in 1987, and then as the head of proprietary trading at Chemical Bank from 1989 to 1996. Subsequently, he joined Goldman Sachs in 1996, becoming head of proprietary trading in London as a Managing Director in the Fixed Income, Currencies, and Commodities Division.
His philanthropic interests include his role as a founding Trustee of both the Law Family Charitable Foundation and the Law Family Educational Trust, which sponsors a multi-academy trust in Greater Manchester. Additionally, he is the Chairman of Speakers for Schools, an organization which facilitates inspirational talks by eminent persons in UK state schools.
He has also served as a Director of Social Finance, patron of the Hotcourses Foundation, a supporter of Policy Exchange, and as Regional Treasurer of the Lord’s Taverners, Surrey.
Mr Law attended a state school in Manchester and received an undergraduate degree in Economics (First-Class Honours) from Sheffield University in 1987