Gregg Fisher

Gregg Fisher

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1970 - present

Gregg Fisher is the Founder and Portfolio Manager of Quent Capital. He is a recognized pioneer in the field of investment science with over 30 years of experience in investment and portfolio management. Fisher is also well-known for his innovations in using data analysis and systematic strategies to inform investing decisions. A coveted financial expert and thought leader, he works closely with leading academics in finance, risk engineering, and economics to conduct research that has immediate, real-world applicability to the practice of investing.

Professional Experience

Academic History


  • Fisher first developed and deployed his multi-factor investing strategy based on academic and proprietary research at Gerstein Fisher.
  • He was responsible for management and oversight of the investment process, including portfolio management, trading, risk control, and investment strategy development. 
  • He also spearheaded many research projects on areas of study that have included momentum and valuation models and tax-efficient investment strategies. 
  • He grew the firm to a $4 billion dollar investment firm before selling it to People's United Advisors.
  • Following the sale, he continued to advise the firm and expand the investment division as the Head of Research and Portfolio Strategy.
  • He remained Portfolio Manager of the Systematic Global Strategies and Funds until his resignation at the end of 2019.

    • Fisher established the Fisher Research Collaborative within the University of Buffalo's School of Management to promote interdisciplinary Research around investing.
    • He launched the Quent Long Short Global Small Cap Fund in 2020 to apply his multi-decade investment experience to a more versatile investment structure. 
    • He utilizes quantitative analysis and research in investing in small-cap stocks globally.

    • Fisher authored several notable financial academic research for top-tier industry journals and universities.
    • He has appeared in leading publications, including The Wall Street Journal, The Financial Times, CNN, and CNBC
    • He is the creator and host of the award-winning podcast The Q Factor with Gregg S. Fisher.