–Moghadam joins JP Morgan from Point 72-
NEW YORK, May 23, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — JP Morgan Asset Management today announced that it has hired Arezu Moghadam as Managing Director and Global Head of Data Science. Ms. Moghadam will be based in New York and reports to Kristian Westresponsible for the firm’s investment platform team, which focuses on building and managing the best capabilities, maximizing return on investment, and leveraging the scale of JP Morgan to deliver outstanding results to clients.
In this role, Ms. Moghadam will lead the development of artificial intelligence and machine learning methods that will help generate innovative solutions for data-driven investment decision-making, improving customer engagement and operational efficiency.
“We are excited about the knowledge and experience Arezu brings to our team of data scientists here at JP Morgan,” said Kristian West, Head of Investment Platform for JP Morgan Asset Management. “Applying AI and data science to our investment process is a key value-add and differentiator for us and we look forward to further innovating in this area.”
Ms. Moghadam joins JP Morgan from Point 72, where she was responsible for quantitative analysis for its Market Intelligence unit. Previously, she was head of quantitative investment research for Stone Ridge Asset Management. She has also held positions in Oppenheimer Funds Global Multi-Asset Group and Goldman Sachs Global Portfolio Solutions. Ms. Moghadam holds a Ph.D. in Computer Science and a Masters in Computer Science from Colombia University
About JP Morgan Asset Management
JP Morgan Asset Management, with assets under management of $2.6 trillion (as of 03/31/2022), is a global leader in investment management. JP Morgan Asset Management’s clients include institutions, retail investors and high net worth individuals in all major markets around the world. JP Morgan Asset Management offers global investment management in equities, fixed income, real estate, hedge funds, private equity and liquidity.
JP Morgan Asset Management is the trading name for the asset management business of JPMorgan Chase & Co. and its subsidiaries worldwide.
JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE: JPM) is a leading financial services company based in The United States of America (“US”), with operations worldwide. JPMorgan Chase had $4 trillion in assets and $285.9 billion in equity at March 31, 2022. The company is a leader in investment banking, personal and small business financial services, commercial banking, financial transaction processing and asset management. Under the JP Morgan and Chase brands, the company serves millions of customers in the United States and many of the world’s largest businesses, institutions and governments. Information about JPMorgan Chase & Co. is available at www.jpmorganchase.com
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