Jack Forehand

Jack Forehand

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Jack Forehand, CFA, CFP, is the President of Validea, an independent investment research firm focused on developing quantitative strategies and investing tools based on the methodologies of legendary investors and other proven approaches. In his role, Jack is responsible for Validea's overall operations and portfolio management, as well as co-developing the firm’s guru-based models and investing systems. He is also the Co-Founder of Validea Capital Management, an asset management firm running systematic strategies for private clients. In addition, he also writes the Practical Quant column on Validea and is Co-Host of the Excess Returns investing podcast.

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