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How to use Big Data to Build :Long Term Investment Strategies


How to use Big Data to Build Long Term Investment Strategies


Peter Andes serves as the firm’s Director of Investment Strategies and is a member of Motif Capital’s investment committee. Peter manages the fundamental research process for the development of our unique thematic investment strategies and serves as the key point person for investment strategies for Motif Capital’s institutional partners. Since 2013, Peter has also been responsible for architecting our state-of-the-art portfolio management system that powers the firm’s thematic research, risk analytics and reporting capabilities. Peter brings in over a decade of experience at top tier firms in both financial services and technology. Prior to Motif, Peter was involved in investment management including managing proprietary options trading strategies for Goldman Sachs and building risk models, analytics for their $2Bln Residential Whole Loan portfolio. Peter was an integral part of the acquisitions team for a multi-billion dollar commercial real estate fund in Los Angeles. Early in his career, Peter applied machine-learning techniques in big data analytics roles at Google Inc. and Microsoft Corp. Peter earned his Bachelors of Science degree with a major in Computer Science from the University of British Columbia. He holds the Charter Financial Analyst (CFA) designation and the Series 7 and 63 licenses. Peter is a firm believer that education and entrepreneurship are empowering tools to help underprivileged communities and to that end co-founded a non-profit consulting group focused on helping micro-lenders in South East Asia. Peter is also a B.O.S.S. Alumni.