Anish Parvataneni, CFA, is chief portfolio manager for LJM. He brings more than 17 years of investment management industry experience to LJM, where he is responsible for the management and enhancement of the company’s volatility strategies.
Mr. Parvataneni began his career in 1995 managing a $200 mm domestic equity mutual fund at Unit Trust of India. In 2003, he served as a financial engineer at Citadel Investment Group in the Global Credit team where he developed risk systems and quantitative models. From 2006-2007, Mr. Parvataneni assumed the role of a trader and managed a corporate bond options portfolio trading credit and interest rate derivatives for Citadel. His responsibilities also included portfolio and risk management. Prior to joining LJM in 2010, Mr. Parvataneni worked as an algorithmic trader at Jump Trading in Chicago. In this role, Mr. Parvataneni was responsible for trading equity, interest rate, and bond futures as well as other exchange-traded products.
Mr. Parvataneni has a Master of Science in computational finance from Carnegie Mellon University, a Master in Business Administration from the Indian Institute of Management (IIM) in Lucknow, India, and a Bachelor of mechanical engineering from the Regional Engineering College in Bhopal, India. Mr. Parvataneni is also a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) charterholder.
Mr. Parvataneni is registered with the CFTC as an AP and Principal of LJM and possesses his FINRA Series 3 license.