Our Story

Founded by former AQR Partner, Hoon Kim, Quantinno applies a singular focus on providing innovative solutions to taxable investors, who we believe have been underserved by traditional asset managers in favor of large tax-exempt institutions. The Quantinno team has been an integral part of pioneering the ability to harness the power of systematic investing to serve as a powerful platform for enhancing after-tax wealth.

Management Team

20+ years average experience in quantitative investment management, ranging from alpha signal research, portfolio management, trading, risk management, tax management, portfolio analytics, new product development, technology, and operations from highly respected quant firms and other organizations.

Hoon Kim, Ph.D., CFA

Founder, Chief Investment Officer

Hoon has spent his career innovating at the intersection of tax, portfolio management, and equity research. Prior to founding Quantinno, he served as the Head of Portfolio Construction and Implementation as a Principal in AQR’s Global Stock Selection Group managing hundreds of institutional equity accounts and hedge fund strategies. He also served as a senior member of the GSS research team. He began his career as the Head of Quantitative Equity Research at Mellon Capital.

Glenn Shirley, CAIA

Head of Investor Relations

Glenn’s experience has ranged from providing financial advice to clients firsthand, to business development roles across numerous client segments in asset management. Glenn began his career in Merrill Lynch’s Global Private Client Group, was a research analyst at KSM Capital Advisors, and served as a member of AQR’s business development team.

Albert Kim, CFA

Director of Research and Portfolio Management

Albert has a depth of experience combining quantitative tools and data science to seek continuous improvement in investment results. Prior to joining Quantinno at its inception, he was a senior quant at the hedge fund Coatue, data scientist at the technology firm Kinnek, and a member of the Global Stock Selection research team at AQR.

Paul Giordano, CFA

Chief Technology Officer

Paul’s career has been centered around leading engineering teams at some of the world’s largest quantitative investment managers. He began his career at Goldman Sachs in the Quantitative Investment Strategies Group and was a Managing Director at AQR in the Global Stock Selection and Global Macro Technology Teams.

Todd Saunders

Chief Operating Officer

Todd’s career has spanned portfolio management at some of the world’s largest asset managers to leadership roles in operations at hedge funds and fintech firms. Prior to joining Quantinno at its inception, he served as the Chief Operating Officer of Fingage, Chief Operating Officer at hedge fund firms Bayswater and Kevian, and as a portfolio manager at Franklin Templeton and Mellon Capital.

Sinan Kabak, CFA

Head of Investment Technology

Sinan’s career has focused on developing innovative technology solutions for firms ranging from leading quantitative and multi-strategy asset managers to fast-growing fintech startups.   Prior to joining Quantinno, he was a senior software engineer at Citadel, quant development lead for Global Stock Selection at AQR, and software developer at InvestCloud and Conifer Financial Services.

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