Multi Asset Portfolio Management

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Adam Petryk, CFA
PRESIDENT
  • 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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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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Thomas Picciochi, CAIA
HEAD OF Multi-Asset Portfolio management
  • Responsible for Multi-Asset portfolio management.
  • Formerly senior portfolio manager for Deutsche Asset Management’s Quantitative Strategies group, and member of the Global Tactical Asset Allocation Investment Oversight Committee and portfolio manager for Absolute Return Strategies from 1999 to 2010. Prior to joining Deutsche Asset Management, he held various research and analysis positions at State Street Global Advisors, FPL Energy, Barnett Bank, Trade Finance Corporation and Reserve Financial Management over a 13 year period.
  • Education: BA from University of Miami; MBA from University of Miami.
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Ellen Tesler
PORTFOLIO MANAGER
  • Member of the Portfolio Management group.
  • Formerly a portfolio manager within the Strategic Asset Allocation Team at Deutsche Asset Management from 2003 – 2010. At Deutsche Asset Management also served as a quantitative analyst for fundamental equity teams from 2000-2002.  Prior to joining Deutsche Asset Management, she spent a year as a quantitative analyst at Lord Abbett and Company.
  • Education: BBA & MBA from Pace University.