Firm Leadership

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Adam Petryk, CFA
PRESIDENT AND CEO
  • Responsible for all business, strategic and investment decisions.
  • Prior to joining QS Investors, Adam held executive roles at Legg Mason and its core affiliates for over 15 years. He served as Chief Investment Officer at Batterymarch Financial Management, where he served on the firm’s management committee and managed the overall quantitative investment platform including research, portfolio management and technology. Prior to joining Batterymarch, he spent eight years at Legg Mason Canada Inc. as Chief Investment Officer, Head of the Quantitative Management Team and Quantitative Strategist.
  • Education: BS in Computer Engineering from University of Waterloo, Ontario, Canada; MS in Electrical Engineering from University of Waterloo.
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Robert Wang
CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER – HEAD OF PORTFOLIO MANAGEMENT
  • Responsible for oversight of ongoing business operations as well as portfolio management.
  • Formerly head of Quantitative Strategies Portfolio Management for Deutsche Asset Management’s Quantitative Strategies Group and senior fixed income portfolio manager from 1995 – 2010.  Prior to joining Deutsche Asset Management, he spent 13 years at J.P. Morgan and Co. trading fixed income, derivatives and foreign exchange products.
  • Education: BS from The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania.
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Marco Véissid
HEAD OF RELATIONSHIP MANAGEMENT AND BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT
  • Responsible for all client service and business development.
  • Formerly head of Davis Advisors Institutional Relationship Management and Sales from 2007 to 2010. Prior to Davis, he spent 19 years with Deutsche Asset Management, where he attained the position of Head of Institutional Sales and Client Relationship Management.
  • Education: BS from New York University; MBA from New York University Stern School of Business.
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Steven Ducker
Chief Compliance Officer
  • Responsible for the administration of the compliance programs at QS Investors, LLC.
  • Formerly Vice President of US Regulatory Compliance at Goldman Sachs Asset Management from 2016 to 2018, Head of Regulatory Affairs Americas at Deutsche Asset Management from 2014 to 2016 and Chief Compliance Officer at QS Investors, LLC from 2010 to 2014. Prior to that, he held regulatory and consulting roles at Deutsche Asset Management, Deloitte & Touche LLP, and GE Asset Management from 1999 to 2010.
  • Education: BS from University of Florida.
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Tomislav Goles
CHIEF TECHNOLOGY OFFICER
  • Responsible for all technology, infrastructure and portfolio management/trading systems.
  • Formerly head of portfolio management systems for Deutsche Asset Management’s Quantitative Strategies group and a member of the Global Tactical Asset Allocation Oversight Committee from 2002 to 2010. Prior to joining Deutsche Asset Management, he was a senior research analyst at Advanced Investment Technology and State Street Global Advisors, and senior software engineer at Salomon Brothers over a 10 year period.
  • Education: MS from University of Tennessee, Knoxville.