William is a partner at NGEN Capital and works as a Portfolio Manager. William joined NGEN Capital from MSCI, the leading provider of investment indices, where he conducted research and development on MSCI/BARRA’s Risk Premia or Smart Beta indices. In addition, he provided equity investment advice to the largest pension funds and sovereign wealth funds in Europe, Middle East & Africa. Before joining MSCI, he was a Vice President at Nomura International in London, managing the bespoke equity factor alpha solutions and advising institutional clients on index enhancement strategies and portfolio construction. Prior to Nomura, William worked as a senior quantitative analyst at Morgan Stanley Investment Management, where he developed equity strategies in a team that managed over $4 billion.
William holds an MSc in Finance as well as a PhD in Mathematical Finance from Birkbeck College, University of London.