Senior Quantitative Strategist
BSc, MFinMath, PhD
Steffan is our Quantitative Strategist, responsible for the development of our quantitative portfolio analytics and undertaking quantitative research across asset classes to improve portfolios.
Steffan has significant experience in both quantitative analysis and quantitative strategy, including developing, executing and risk-managing rule-based strategies. He also has a broad knowledge of global financial markets, from shares and bonds to futures, swaps and options. He combines this knowledge with a pragmatic hands-on approach, bringing together technical analysis with fundamental market understanding and actual client requirements to create investment portfolios that are well-positioned to deliver superior returns over time.
Steffan joined us after nine years in London at AHL, one of the biggest managed futures funds in the world where his responsibilities were primarily in portfolio construction and risk management, and developing and managing the new research pipeline.
Steffan has a BSc in maths and physics, a Masters of financial mathematics (insurance maths) from Victoria University, and a PhD in mathematical finance (high dimensional option pricing) from the University of Tilburg in the Netherlands.