SCOTT KERSON

Head of Systematic Strategies, Gresham Investment Management

J. Scott Kerson is Head of Systematic Strategies at Gresham Investment Management, LLC. Scott is responsible for strategy research and business development across Gresham’s quantitative trading business. Prior to joining Gresham, Scott was a partner at AHL Partners, LP, where he was Head of Commodities and a member of the AHL Research Advisory Board. Previously, Scott held a variety of commodity research and trading positions, including Commodities Model Owner in Barclays Global Investors’ systematic macro group, discretionary trader and quant at Ospraie and Amaranth, and Managing Director at Deutsche Bank and Merrill Lynch. Scott holds a BA in Economics with Highest Honours from the University of California at Santa Cruz and departed ‘AbD’, with a Masters in Financial Economics, from Duke University.