Anthony Puffenbarger, CFA - Intern, Risk Management & Investments

As a Risk Management Intern at HFR, Anthony Puffenbarger is responsible for risk assessment and monitoring, investment research, database management and supporting the team's due diligence efforts.

After college, Anthony spent the first 2 years of his career as an analyst in the Capital One Finance Rotation Program and most recently served as a Portfolio Management Investment Associate at Dimensional Fund Advisors (DFA) before joining HFR in 2021.

Education and Qualifications

Anthony earned a B.S. in Finance from Virginia Tech in 2016 and is currently enrolled in the M.S. in Financial Mathematics program at the University of Chicago. He also became a CFA Charterholder in 2020.


Outside of work, Anthony can most likely be found in the gym and enjoys Crossfit, Bodybuilding, Spartan Races, etc. He also enjoys gaming, reading and volunteer work.