Michael Swensson

Chief Operating Officer

Michael is Co-Founder and Chief Operating Officer at M31 Capital with over 20 years of experience building and running best-in-class hedge fund operations as well as risk and security oversight programs. 

Before launching M31 Capital in January 2020, Michael served as Chief Operating Officer at Bridgewater Associates, directly responsible for the strategic management of operations, development of the firm’s internal risk governance framework, and delivering outcomes consistent with the CEOs growth targets.  

Prior to Bridgewater, Michael held senior-level positions at Goldman Sachs and AllianceBernstein and was appointed Co-Chair of SIFMA’s Continuity and Risk Committee where he implemented solutions designed to mitigate a systemic failure across the global financial industry. 

Michael attended New York University, where he pursued studies in business and financial economics.