Samuel M. Densmore


Chief Technology Officer

As Chief Technology Officer of AlphaSimplex, Mr. Densmore manages the firm’s technology platforms with respect to portfolio management, investment research, operations, and trading. He has over 20 years of industry experience.

Mr. Densmore joined AlphaSimplex in 2018. Prior to joining the firm, he was Vice President, Application Development Manager at BNY Mellon Asset Management, as well as Vice President, Manager of Software Architecture, Development & Technologies, Database Administration. In these roles, Mr. Densmore was responsible for providing technical architecture vision and strategy leadership. Prior to his experience at BNY Mellon Asset Management, Mr. Densmore also held the positions of Vice President, Lead Architect/Senior Developer and Vice President, Software Development at Independence Investments, LLC.

Mr. Densmore earned a B.A., B.D.I.C. from the University of Massachusetts Amherst with concentrations in Finance, Economics, Accounting, and Consumer Studies. He also earned an M.S. in Computer Information Systems from Bentley University.