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Rishi Narang

Rishi Narang

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Rishi Narang is a leader in quantitative trading and a veteran in the hedge fund industry. Rishi is the Founding Principal of T2AM, a firm that invests in quantitative trading strategies, and a Digital Asset Manager at Hyperion Decimus, a digital asset manager that offers investing in the cryptocurrency space. He has been involved in the hedge fund industry since 1996, both as a funds of funds manager and as a hedge fund manager with a focus on quantitative trading strategies. He is also an Advisor to DARPA, Planet Labs, AngelList, Hyperion Decimus, Mission Road Sound, McKinley Capital, and Equeum. Previously, he was Managing Director and Co-Portfolio Manager at Santa Barbara Alpha Strategies.

Professional Experience


Academic History

CURRENT AFFILIATIONS

  • Chairman, Village Health Works

  • Scientific Advisor, McKinley Capital Management

  • Advisor, Equeum

  • Advisor, Planet Labs

  • Summit Fellows Mentor, Summit


EARLY CAREER

  • Rishi began his career in 1996 as a Global Investment Strategist for Citibank Alternative Investment.

  • In 1999, he co-founded Tradeworx, a quantitative hedge fund manager, and acted as its President until his departure in 2002.

  • He organizes the Inside the Black Box ("ITBB") quantitative investing conference series.


PUBLICATIONS

  • The Truth About High Frequency Trading: What Is It, How Does It Work, and Is It a Problem? (2014)

  • Inside the Black Box: A Simple Guide to Quantitative and High-Frequency Trading (2013)

  • Inside the Black Box: The Simple Truth About Quantitative Trading (2009)