The Blue Heron Group

The Blue Heron Group provides alternative investment consulting, market research, and related industry reports to financial services firms, research groups, and individuals. The Blue Heron Group’s in-depth proprietary research on individual hedge funds, private equity companies, and other alternative investment managers, as well as sector and industry trends, has made it an information leader in the alternative investment universe.

By focusing on client needs, and employing a world-class research approach, The Blue Heron Group and its partner companies have served more than 3,000 satisfied clients ranging from individuals to Fortune 500 companies since its founding in 2008.

To meet the needs of its clients, The Blue Heron Group maintains one of the largest private databases of hedge fund companies and other pooled investments. By leveraging this data, our Research Team is able to meet the growing need for transparent and reliable information about alternative investment managers.Everything we do is influenced by a set of values that define our character and corporate persona; they have been at the core of The Blue Heron Group since its founding.

Who We Are

Our Founder
How We Operate
Alternative Investment Research

Research Breakdown

Primary Research 35%
Secondary Research 40%
Consulting 25%

Meet Our Team

CEOJosh Gnaizda
The Blue Heron Group was founded in 2008 by its CEO, Josh Gnaizda. Prior to forming The Blue Heron Group, Mr. Gnaizda worked for Merrill Lynch and Tiburon Strategic Advisors, a boutique financial consulting firm.
Research Team
Research Team

The research team is responsible for updating and maintaining our proprietary databases, composing research reports, and performing various consulting projects.

Technical Team
Technical Team

The technical team maintains web assets, assists with various technical aspects of our databases, and works to provide a seamless platform for our clients.

Our Clients Include

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