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Kumar Gautam

Quantitative Equity Strategist, Bloomberg Intelligence

Kumar is a quantitative equity strategist with Bloomberg and focuses on factors and portfolio construction research. He joined Bloomberg, Singapore in August 2020. Earlier, he spent eight years as a senior quantitative analyst with Scientific Beta, a part of SGX and EDHEC Business School, in France. He worked on research and development of systematic strategies for some of the largest pension funds and asset managers in North America and Europe. His research focused on factor and Smart Beta strategies, ‘quantamental’ investing, volatility-controlled strategies, and integration of ESG considerations into equity portfolios. He also led the development of bespoke quantitative strategies and analytics for the company’s institutional clients. Kumar received his MSc in Finance from EDHCE Business School and was the winner of national level award for quantitative research given by CFA, France.