Bill Pang

Bill Pang

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Bill Pang is the Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Divergent Asset Management. He oversees all aspects of the firm’s investment, operational, and developmental efforts. Prior to this, he worked at Millennium Management and led an investment team of 4, trading a billion-dollar portfolio focused on event-driven strategies, including corporate events, global index rebalances, macro events, and quant signals. Pang has also worked in various trading and investment roles at Bridgewater Associates and Goldman Sachs.

Professional Experience

Academic History


  • Pang was hired by Millennium Management at age 26 and became one of the youngest head portfolio managers ever to join the investment firm. He had grown that portfolio to $1.2 billion and generated tens of millions of net profits for Millennium as of 2019.
  • In 2020, he became the youngest honoree on Fortune Magazine's 40 Under 40 in Finance.


"Approach your job and approach the market with an alpha-seeking mentality, be an independent thinker, and don't just believe what people say, no matter how senior they are or how many of them are saying the same thing."

"Always verify yourself with data and your own independent and authentic analysis."