John C. Perry, Ph.D.


Senior Research Scientist, Portfolio Manager

As a Senior Research Scientist at AlphaSimplex, Dr. Perry focuses on research and portfolio management. He also serves as a co-portfolio manager of certain funds advised by AlphaSimplex.

Dr. Perry joined AlphaSimplex in 2012. Prior to this, he worked for Soros Fund Management, where he researched and developed quantitative equity trading strategies and risk models. Previously, he worked on the proprietary trading desk at J.P. Morgan.

Dr. Perry earned a B.S. in Computer Engineering from the University of Utah, an M.S. in Management and a Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science from MIT. His dissertation provided new insights into the neuroeconomics of market makers.