President and CEO, Man Numeric
Shanta Puchtler is President and Chief Executive Officer of Man Numeric and a member of the Man Group Executive Committee.
Shanta was named Man Numeric’s CEO in January 2017 and President in January 2016. Formerly, he was Chief Investment Officer and Head of Research, directing research efforts focused on new alpha sources, product design, and risk modeling.
Prior to joining Man Numeric in 1999, 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 behaviour. Prior to this, Shanta worked as a management consultant and taught at schools in the US and Asia.
Shanta holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science from Dartmouth College and is a CFA charterholder.Download Biography