Alastair Smith

Head of Quant
Alastair and his team's extensive knowledge of quant finance and trading strategies allows ALPIMA to develop cutting edge investment products.

Alastair is Head of Quant and also spearheads our quantitative research output (as Head of Quant Research).

Since joining us in 2017, Alastair has led projects for our key buy-side clients, which include many of the world's leading hedge funds and investment banks.

Prior to joining ALPIMA, Alastair worked as an academic at Cambridge University, where he researched moment problems and stochastic solutions to integro-partial differential equations in very large numbers of dimensions. He holds a doctorate in stochastic modelling and a degree in mathematics both from the University of Cambridge.

Alastair and his team's extensive knowledge of quant finance and trading strategies allows ALPIMA to develop cutting edge investment products to effectively serve its growing portfolio of global clients and partners.

Outside of ALPIMA, Alastair has keen interests in travel, rowing, cycling, chess and cryptoassets.