Fund Manager since June 17, 2014Ajay Dravid PhD. is the Managing Director of Portfolio Management of Equinox and a coportfolio manager of Equinoxs mutual funds. Dr. Dravid joined Equinox in December 2010 with more than 30 years of experience in industry academia and financial services. Prior to joining Equinox and its affiliate Equinox Financial Solutions Dr. Dravid was a member of the Executive Committee of The Frontier Fund from March 2009 to December 2010. From January 2009 to December 2009 Dr. Dravid was a professor of finance at the Fox School of Business at Temple University in Philadelphia PA. From August 2006 to April 2010 Mr. Dravid was an independent consultant. From November 2004 to March 2006 Dr. Dravid was President of Saranac Capital Management a separate entity spun out from Citigroup to manage more than 3 billion in hedge fund assets. From 1996 to 2004 he was a Director and then a Managing Director at Salomon Brothers and Citigroup where he helped to build and manage the hedge fund business and platforms. Dr. Dravid has published numerous papers in leading academic and practitioner journals including Journal of Finance Journal of Financial Economics and Journal of Derivatives. Dr. Dravid received a BSc in Physics from the University of Poona an MA in Physics from SUNY at Stony Brook an MBA in Finance and Marketing from the University of Rochester and a PhD in Finance from the Graduate School of Business at Stanford University. He holds securities licenses Series 7 and 63 and CFTCNFA Series 3.
Money Manager Since 2014 MBA