Roberto M. Croce, PhD
Head of Risk Parity & Liquid Alts
- 2 Years with the firm
- 9 Years of industry experience
Rob is the head of risk parity & liquid alts and the portfolio manager for the Risk Parity and Managed Futures strategies at the firm. He is responsible for managing our suite of liquid alternative strategies and the development and maintenance of the underlying quantitative models. Prior to joining the firm in 2018, Rob was a managing director of quantitative strategies at Salient Partners. He was the lead portfolio manager on Salient’s risk parity and managed futures strategies and co-portfolio manager on several other funds. In addition, Rob and his team built Salient’s quantitative software and hardware platform from the ground up and continue researching potential strategy improvements and new products. Prior to joining Salient in 2011, Rob taught macroeconomics and finance at Ohio State University, published academic research and served as a research assistant. In 2010, Rob interned in the Strategic Research group at the Teacher Retirement System of Texas. Rob earned both a master’s and doctoral degrees in economics from Ohio State University and a Bachelor of Science in economics from Penn State University.
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