Andrew Lapthorne is the Global Head of Quantitative Research at Societe Generale. In this role, he leads up the Quantitative Index and ETF Research Group, covering Europe, North America, and Asia. Together with his team, Lapthorne has been writing about equity styles and factors since the mid-1990s and have covered most topics relating to factor investing. He also created various systematic quantitative strategies, the most known being the Global and European Quality Income Strategies. He has also writes extensively on the topics of Quality and Value in the Equity space.