Benn Eifert

Benn Eifert

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Benn Eifert is a highly accomplished economist and Founder and Chief Investment Officer of QVR Advisors, an investment management firm that manages volatility and derivatives strategies. Prior to QVR, he was Co-Founder and Co-Portfolio Manager of Mariner Coria in New York, where he worked on strategy, portfolio and risk management, fund marketing, as well as front office investment team management. Before that, he was Head of Quantitative Research and Derivatives Trader for the Wells Fargo proprietary trading desk, which became Overland Advisors. In addition to his financial career, he is also an experienced lecturer at the Masters in Financial Engineering Program at Haas School of Business, UC Berkeley.

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