Hoshang has over 9 years of experience in financial markets and has held various roles across different organisations. He began his career at a hedge fund as a trader, implementing statistical arbitrage and relative value strategies during the financial crisis, after which he joined an investment bank in New York as an equity research analyst. Convinced by the superiority of systematic investing, Hoshang took on the role of a quantitative research analyst at a large asset manager in Chicago where he conducted quantitative research to identify new sources of alpha in US equity markets. Now, in his role at Copia, he is responsible for maintaining and enhancing Copia’s quantitative strategies. Hoshang holds a Master’s in Financial Engineering from UCLA School of Management in Los Angeles and an MBA from Fordham University in New York.