Our History

1971

First year of investing

GCM Grosvenor launches its first portfolio of hedge funds, becoming a pioneer of the multi-manager investment approach.

1971-90

Focus on individual investors and family offices

We build our track record in multi-strategy and single-strategy alternatives portfolios.

1990-91

Current senior leadership joins the firm

Our current Chairman and Vice Chairman join GCM Grosvenor and commit to building a best-in-class institutional asset management firm.

1996

First customized portfolio of hedge funds

We are an early provider of customized hedge fund portfolios and advisory services.

1999

First customized portfolio of private equity funds

Our private markets group, which we acquire in 2014, implements its first multi-manager customized portfolio.

2006

Begin global expansion

Tokyo (2006)
London (2007)
Hong Kong (2012)
Seoul (2015)

2014

Acquisition of private markets business

We broaden our alternative investment offerings and client base through the purchase of our private markets group.

2017

Alternative investments leader

Today we manage approximately $50 billion in assets and have more than 450 employees.