Head of Systematic Strategies, Gresham Investment Management

J Scott Kerson is Senior Managing Director and Head of Systematic Strategies at Gresham Investment Management, LLC, where he is responsible for quantitative strategy research and development. 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 received a BA in Economics with Highest Honours from the University of California at Santa Cruz, and departed ‘AbD’ with an MA in Financial Economics from Duke University.