Senior Vice President
Hedge Fund Solutions
Kent Heggerud is a Senior Vice President and Director of Tax for the Hedge Fund Solutions Group. Mr. Heggerud is responsible for tax planning and tax compliance matters for the group and its funds.
Mr. Heggerud joined the Hedge Fund Solutions group in 2013, having previously worked in Blackstone’s Global Tax Strategies group where he was involved in the development and implementation of global tax strategies for the firm and tax planning for the firm’s private equity and Tactical Opportunities funds. Before joining Blackstone in 2011, Mr. Heggerud was an Associate at Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP, where he practiced tax law in their New York and London offices.
Mr. Heggerud received a J.D. from Columbia Law School, where he was a James Kent Scholar, and Master of Engineering and Bachelor of Science degrees from the University of Alberta.