AIR Asset Management (“AIRAM”) is a rapidly growing hedge fund management firm based in downtown Chicago. As an SEC-Registered Investment Advisor, AIRAM provides qualified investors with unique growth opportunities in longevity-linked investments such as life settlements and annuities. Our objective as a firm is to offer attractive risk-adjusted returns that are largely uncorrelated to traditional asset classes and equity markets. AIRAM is also a strong believer in socially responsible investment strategies, and we promote these efforts through our voluntary membership in the Principles for Responsible Investment.
Richard Beleutz is an accomplished deal maker who has completed over 1 Billion USD of total transactions throughout his career. He worked for Ameriprise for over 10 years, ran a hedge fund at Beleutz & Associates, and has been a managing partner at Alternative Investment Resource since 2004.
Specialties include capital raise for hedge funds, middle market investment banking transactions and as an independent private equity sponsor. Although Mr. Beleutz is a sector generalist, he has significant deal experience in health care, financial services, real estate, specialty finance, energy, & digital media.