President, Man Group, Chief Executive Officer, Man Numeric
Shanta Puchtler is President of Man Group, CEO of Man Numeric, and a member of the Man Group Executive Committee. He also leads Man’s Data Science group as well as Man’s Quantitative Alpha Research Lab in Sofia, Bulgaria.
Previously, Shanta was head of research at Man Numeric, directing research efforts focused on new alpha sources, product design and risk modelling. Prior to joining Man Numeric in 1999 as a research analyst, Shanta was an electronic commerce technology analyst at Forrester Research, a Cambridge-based market research firm. He also co-founded an electronic commerce company which focused on the analysis of on-line buying behavior.
Shanta received a Bachelor of Arts degree in computer science from Dartmouth College, graduating summa cum laude, and is a CFA® charterholder.Download Biography