Investment Solutions

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Adam Petryk, CFA
  • Responsible for working with the CEO on all business, strategic and investment decisions.  Responsible for product development and integration across the equity and multi-asset class businesses.
  • Prior to joining QS Investors, he spent 7 years at Batterymarch Financial Management where he served as Chief Investment Officer from 2012 to 2014, Deputy Chief Investment Officer and co-head of the Developed Markets investment team from 2010 to 2012, Senior Director and Global Investment Strategist on the Developed Markets team from 2008 to 2010 and Global Investment Strategist during 2007. From 2007 to 2009, he was also the Chief Investment Officer of Legg Mason Canada Inc., an affiliate of Batterymarch. 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. He also performed quantitative equity analysis at Scotia Capital Markets.
  • Education: BS in Computer Engineering from University of Waterloo, Ontario, Canada; MS in Electrical Engineering from University of Waterloo.
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Doug Sue
Multi-Asset Strategist
  • Member of Investment Solutions team.
  • Formerly VP of Equity & Investment Solutions at Nomura from 2015-2016. Prior to joining Nomura, he held sales, product structuring & financial analysis roles at BNP Paribas, Morgan Stanley, and Bank of America.
  • Education: BA in Economics & Psychology from University of North Carolina; MBA in Finance from Columbia University. 
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Colm O’Cinneide, PhD
  • Responsible for portfolio construction, investment solutions and DBI alpha research.
  • Formerly head of portfolio engineering for Quantitative Strategies and member of Global Tactical Asset Allocation Investment Oversight Committee at Deutsche Asset Management from 2000 to 2010, after 18 years in faculty positions in statistics and operations research at the University of Arkansas and Purdue University with 40 refereed academic publications, and more recently serving as adjunct professor, Columbia University, 2005–2008, and President of the Society of Quantitative Analysts, 2009–2010.
  • Education: BS from National University of Ireland; MS from National University of Ireland; PhD from University of Kentucky.
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Hongli Lan
  • Member of Investment Solutions Team.
  • Former Intern at JPMorgan Quantitative Research from 2014 – 2015. Prior to this, he served as a Quantitative Analyst at CICC, China from 2012 – 2013.
  • Education: MA in Mathematics of Finance, Columbia University; BA in Finance, University of International Business and Economics, China.
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Alexander Makarovski, PhD
Research Analyst
  • Member of Investment Solutions Team.
  • Former Quantitative Analyst at Deutsche Asset Wealth Management from 2009 to 2014.
  • Education: PhD in Physics from Duke University (2006), MS in Computational Finance from Carnegie Mellon (2008), Specialist (5-year University degree) in Physics from Belarusian State University (1998).
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Jacek Ossowski, PhD
  • Member of Investment Solutions Team.
  • Formerly taught Mathematics, Finance and Computer Science at Northeastern University, Fordham University, and Framingham State University from 2011 – 2017. Prior to teaching, he worked in quantitative groups at Goldman Sachs, Credit-Suisse Securities, and Royal Bank of Canada where he focused on optimization and back-testing of statistical arbitrage portfolios, implementing cost efficient trade algorithms for the program trading desk, and research on securities lending market.
  • Education: MA in Mathematics from University of Warsaw; PhD in Mathematics from New York University.